You've Got Mail

Other mistake: In the scene towards the beginning of the movie where Meg Ryan is at Starbucks, we see her order, wait briefly, then the coffee is given to her. She never pays for the coffee. (00:16:55)

Other mistake: In the opening scene, where Tom Hanks is in his kitchen fixing breakfast, narrating his email to Meg Ryan, he says that his dog Brinkley prefers to spend all day sleeping on a green inner tube (doggie pillow). But when the dog is seen curling up on his special "Brinkley" pillow a few seconds later, the pillow is blue. (00:04:45)

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Continuity mistake: In the dinner party scene where Meg discovers who Tom really is, they are seen walking around a buffet table filling their plates with food. The food on Tom's plate changes in quantity and placement of items on the plate from scene to scene. (00:33:50)

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Kathleen Kelly: Is it infidelity if you're involved with somebody on email?
Christina Plutzker: Have you had sex?
Kathleen Kelly: No, of course not! I don't even know him.
Christina Plutzker: No, I mean cybersex.
Kathleen Kelly: No.
Christina Plutzker: Well, you know what? Don't do it, 'cause the minute you do, they lose all respect for you.

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Question: What song are Meg Ryan and her co-workers singing around the piano and does anyone know where I can find the words online?

Answer: The name of the song is "The Instrument Song" and you can get the lyrics here.

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