Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Factual error: There is a scene where Chitty is pacing the train, which is an 'Austerity' tank engine. This engine was made during WW 2 but the movie takes place in the early 1900s.

Continuity mistake: In the candy-tasting scene with Lord Scrumptious, his head chef blows a whistle and holds it at chest level. In the next shot, Caractucus descends the stairs behind the chef, and now the whistle is down by the chef's side.


Continuity mistake: When Truly accompanies Mr. Potts and the children to the beach, her hair is first in a bun, and then later is worn down around her shoulders when they reach the beach. Also, the tightness or her curls vary from scene to scene while at the beach.

Childcatcher: I don't trust a man who makes toys in a land where children are forbidden.

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Trivia: Julie Andrews was the actress chosen to play the part of Truly Scrumptious. However, as revealed in "Julie Andrews: An Intimate Biography", Ms. Andrews had grown tired of being typecast in playing the same type of roles in Sound of Music and Mary Poppins. She turned down the part.

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Question: Who was the dwarf in the castle scene when the children arrive at the castle in the child catcher cage?

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