For Richer or Poorer

For Richer or Poorer (1997)

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Continuity mistake: When Caroline and her friends are at the restaurant talking about Caroline's friends divorce lawyer, Caroline's cigarette changes length from long to short between shots. (00:16:35)

Continuity mistake: When Brad and Caroline are having dinner with the Yoders for the first time, Caroline is served a big sausage. Watch the sausage, it changes position between shots. (00:40:50)

Continuity mistake: The car that Lester is driving when he is chasing Brad, has a dent on the bottom of the car that reappears and disappears as the scene goes on. It is also visible when Lester gets in the car before the dent happens.

Factual error: The Yoder household is supposed to be a strict Amish ordinance; however, there are curtains on the windows which is forbidden in the Amish community.


Continuity mistake: In several of the close and distant shots of the taxi chase, Caroline's position in the backseat changes from not there, to left side, to center.

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Continuity mistake: When Rebecca and Henner are about to take their first kiss as a married couple, and Brad and Caroline are about to follow suit, the closeness of each couple changes between shots. (01:30:00 - 01:30:40)

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Other mistake: Near the end, the wedding bands Brad offers to Caroline for reconciliation are very different from what they wore at the beginning. Which were a full a gold banded, rich carat diamond set.

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Visible crew/equipment: Obvious crew lighting in the background when Brad and Caroline are walking along the dark road arguing, and then take a break in the wooded clearing near the cows. (00:29:40)

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Other mistake: At the very beginning, with the credit card, the device used is a credit card imprinter. However, when she slides it over the credit card, no imprint of the card is made on the top copy, which is the merchant's copy.


Revealing mistake: When Brad and Caroline are running off in the taxi, across the border to PA, it is obvious that the lighting inside the cab are studio lights from the traveling crew, as natural moonlight would not reflect so strongly inside or out of the cab, at that speed.

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Frank Hall, IRS: How do you tell 'em apart? They all look alike to me.

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