Boogie Nights

Continuity mistake: At Rahad's house, Todd puts a gun in his belt. It is not visible as he walks up the steps to the house, is visible as they go to greet Rahad and then it is not visible for the rest of the scene until Todd pulls it out to shoot Rahad. (02:08:20)

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Continuity mistake: When Dirk, and Reed are buying clothes, they walk up to the wall, and look at a pair of shoes. Reed is on Dirk's right. On the next shot, Reed is on his left.

Continuity mistake: When the girl in the red swimming costume is being carried to the car after ODing, she has less blood on her face then when she was lying on the floor in the bedroom. (00:39:45)

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Continuity mistake: When Buck is covered in blood during the doughnut scene, first he just has blood on the right side of his suit. When the angle cuts, his whole suit is covered in blood.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: At the recording studio, before Burt talks about Catch-22 he swaps from leaning against the door, arms crossed, to several inches ahead arms raised.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: Dirk tells his girlfriend "Everyone's blessed with one special thing" and she has her head up, elbows on the mattress. A frame later, her head and back are resting on the mattress.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: When Dirk and Jack first meet, the kitchen towel to the left of Dirk keeps changing positions between shots.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: At the pool party, when the guy is crying about the OD'd girl, the coke moves further away from his knee between shots.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: At the diner Horner is listing all the costs of making a movie while Amber sits against the chair, left arm relaxed. Angle cuts, and she is leaning forward, hand next to her mouth.

Sacha

Continuity mistake: At Rahad's house, Todd puts a gun in his belt. It is not visible as he walks up the steps to the house, is visible as they go to greet Rahad and then it is not visible for the rest of the scene until Todd pulls it out to shoot Rahad. (02:08:20)

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Trivia: Burt Reynolds turned down the role of Jack Horner several times, he finally agreed to do it reluctantly. He hated the film, and thought his acting was terrible and that the film would be a total bomb, so he publicly denounced it. He even fired his agent. However, when it came out it was hailed as Reynolds' comeback role, and he was nominated for an Academy Award. He then changed his opinion of the film drastically.

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Question: The paper bag full of cash from the failed doughnut shop heist - Buck takes it and it's implied he funds his stereo business with it, but would that bag really hold enough cash for what he had planned, even considering money went further back then?

Answer: No - it is implied he put the money into his bank account, qualifying him for a loan. In the time the film is set, that is certainly possible.

Yeah but wasn't he denied a business loan earlier in the film?

Perhaps with the donut money, he was able to qualify for a loan in a lesser amount, or the added money in his bank account raised his creditworthiness.

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