The Nice Guys

The Nice Guys (2016)

6 mistakes

(1 vote)

Factual error: The movie takes place in 1977. A boy tells his father he is playing PacMan, which came out in 1980. Then we see a cabinet of Ms. Pacman, which came out in 1982.

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Continuity mistake: When Holland shows the bartender the dollar bill in the shape of a shirt, he is smoking a cigarette before he takes the cigarette out of his mouth. Holland mentions to the bartender that he made it himself, with nothing in his mouth, but in the next shot, the cigarette is suddenly back. (00:09:45)

Casual Person

Factual error: When Jackson and Holland are driving after leaving the burned down house, a billboard for Jaws 2 can be seen in the background, but the movie takes place in 1977 and Jaws 2 wasn't released until June 16, 1978. (00:32:55)

Casual Person

Factual error: At the end they are drinking from a bottle of Captain Morgan's spiced rum. The movie is set in 1977, and Captain Morgan wasn't introduced to the US until 1984. (01:50:55)

Factual error: The poster of Paul Simonon of The Clash in Holly's bedroom was neither captured nor made famous on the sleeve of 'London Calling' until 1979; the Nice Guys is set in 1977. (01:13:00)

Factual error: Near the end, there's a scene where they are sitting in their car, and behind them is a late 80's early 90's GMC van (black).

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