Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Factual error: During the opening credits, the show's copyright date is shown in Roman numerals as MCLXIV. In Arabic numbers, that's 1164 - it should have been MCMLXIV for 1964.

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Other mistake: At the end of the show when the misfit toys are being delivered, the elf in Santa's sleigh gives an umbrella to each of the misfits so they can glide down with the exception of the bird, who jumps off, apparently forgetting that he is a misfit toy and can't fly; as he stated earlier in the show, he can only swim.

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Revealing mistake: Whenever Rudolph is walking you can see the tracks he makes before he even puts his feet down.

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Audio problem: At the end of the elf concert, when Mrs. Claus walks right out right after Santa does, we hear the sound effect of a door slam before she even closes the door. (00:13:40)

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Other mistake: Right before the snowman starts singing "Silver and Gold", a seal hands him a banjo. However, when you hear the song playing, there are no banjo sounds in any of the music.

Other mistake: In the opening credits, when it pans to the yellow card showing the names of the songs that Burl Ives sings, his name is spelled "BURI" instead of "BURL".

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Continuity mistake: When Rudolph and Hermey sing the Misfit song and they are crossing the wood log across the crack, at first the shot is under Hermey and it shows Hermey crossing half of the log. When the shot comes above Hermey, he is once again where he started. (00:23:25)

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Other mistake: At the end of the film, Rudolph's parents see him off as he takes off with Santa's sleigh. However, Rudolph's father is Donner and should have been part of the sleigh team.

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Suggested correction: Donner passed the reins to Rudolph and stayed behind so Rudolph could take his place.

Rudolph: What do you want?
Clarice: You - You promised to walk me home.
Rudolph: Aren't you going to laugh at my nose, too?
Clarice: I think it's a handsome nose. Much better than that silly false one you were wearing.
Rudolph: It's terrible... and it's different from everybody else's.
Clarice: But that's what makes it so grand. Why, any doe would consider herself lucky to be with you.
Rudolph: Yeah? But I wasn't very lucky today, was I?

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Trivia: Rudolph and others visit the island of misfit toys and promise to help them. In the original version, the Misfits don't get mentioned again, and the producers were swamped with letters from children, upset that the Misfits didn't get the help they were promised. A new scene was produced and included in future versions, where Santa and Rudolph give the toys new homes.

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Question: Yukon has a gun - why he didn't just shoot the snow creature at the cave?

Answer: It's a kid's show, not Game of Thrones.

Answer: Plot wise, if the snow creature had been killed, it would have ruined the happy ending. Yukon has a kind nature, and he probably wouldn't kill anything.

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