Plato's Run

Plato's Run (1997)

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Plot hole: Near the beginning, Plato tells his daughter that his friend Sam is shipping out for Kuwait the next day. However, the movie seems to forget this, as Sam never leaves for Kuwait, and is in fact an integral part of the film.

Factual error: When Gary Busey is being chased by thugs, the burly black thug will accomplish feats of superhuman strength. You'll see him burst open a locked door with his shoulder, break through a tall wooden fence at walking pace, and literally push open a chained fence, snapping the chain effortlessly.

Continuity mistake: When Plato and Sam are driving the van (right before they pass the elderly woman) you can clearly see they are driving through palm-tree Miami. But when it switches to the internal view, the greenscreen scenery shows mountainous pine forests.

Continuity mistake: In the swampboat chase scene, pay attention to the scenery right before Plato, Sam, and his daughter run into dry land. You'll notice that in one scene they are in the middle of the marshes, no land or large trees around, and in the next scene they are running aground on solid ground, surrounded by trees at least 20 feet tall.

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