Biloxi Blues

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Christopher Walken is to do pushups in the rain, the military ribbons over his left breast pocket appear and disappear depending on the shot.

Adam Feller

Continuity mistake: In the scene which they must cross the water during their hike, Sgt. Tumey asks Jerome to pick a volunteer to test the depth of the river. While Jerome is talking, his rifle is being held up and across his chest. While Sgt. Tumey is talking, you can see Jerome from behind and the rifle is down. It shifts back and forth during the dialog.

Continuity mistake: In the scene where they are eating dinner, Matthew Broderick's glassof milk changes from 1/4 full to 1/2 full.

movieGuru55

Factual error: During the scene where the platoon is stopped by the large lake on their 15 mile hike Sgt. Toomey says, "You must have been in the first World War." WWI and WWII were not referred to that way until years later.

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Eugene Morris Jerome: Man it's hot. It's like Africa hot. Tarzan couldn't take this kind of hot.

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Trivia: The main character, Eugene Morris Jerome, is also the same character name in Brighton Beach Memoirs. Both characters also keep journals of their everyday life. Both characters also want to be writers as well.

William Bergquist
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