The Addams Family

The Addams Family (1991)

6 corrected entries

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Corrected entry: When Thing tries to use sign language to signal to Gomez that Morticia is in danger, what he spells out is complete gibberish. There are a few Gs, Ns and Es but nothing that resembles an actual word.

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Correction: That's the point. Thing is panicking and unable to focus on doing it right.


Corrected entry: In the scene where the THING is holding on the the back of the car, you can see that it's someone with a black sleeve (the hand is very hairy).

Correction: I just watched the scene, and you CANNOT see a black sleeve.


Corrected entry: Margaret escapes from the Chinese finger prison, but in the next scene she's still struggling to free herself.

Correction: Not true...grandmama laughs at her because she got caught in it again after they released her the first time.


Corrected entry: In the Shakespeare play scene you can see thick black hose (feeding fake "blood") along Pugsley's left leg, and the thin hose under Wednesday's left foot, when she slightly slips.

Correction: Of course you can. Within the context of the film, Fester helped them stage the scene, so the hoses you see cannot be labeled an actual movie mistake.


Corrected entry: Right at the beginning, it is not Anjelica Huston as Morticia standing with Gomez on the roof.

Correction: Look a little closer, it quite is.


Corrected entry: When Tully and Gomez are discussing the business and Gomez goes off to the vault, they have just been sword fighting and Thing puts the sword away. Tully then goes to spy on Gomez. How does Thing not 'see' this? We know he can sense things somehow because he finds the fingertrap, knows where he's going etc. In addition, immediately after, he is in the kitchen pointing out the fingertrap.

Correction: We don't know that Thing was paying attention to what Tully was doing. Tully was supposed to be trusted.


Revealing mistake: In the part in the motel where THING is doing morse code on the table to Gomez you can see the cut-out in the table where the guy's hand is sticking through the table.

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Trivia: The part of Morticia was originally offered to Cher, who passed because she felt that "The Addams Family" wouldn't do enough to boost her slumping (at least at the time) film career.

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Question: How did Gomez and Fester Addams get back up to the first floor from the vault? All they enter was the slides.

Answer: No doubt the Addams house had one of many secret, confusing passageways to get to the higher floors (and other parts of the house) from the vault that the viewer obviously is not privy to.

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