Corrected entry: In the scene where Stanley and Zero are trying to get up God's Thumb, Zero cut his hands while trying to help Stanley. There is a plain view of his hands with no blood. In the next scene he has blisters and blood all over his hands. Where did they go when he first cut them?
Corrected entry: In the scene where the warden is trying to take the chest away from Zero and Zero says "It's Stanleys", if you look in the background you can see two white vans.
Corrected entry: When Stanley complains about the other guys' dirt then we see ZigZag taking a drink of water we see someone who looks an awful lot like BarfBag.
Corrected entry: After the truck drives into a hole by Stanley, we see the D-Tent boys and some other tents cheering him on as he runs away. Clearly in the background you can see Barf Bag or someone who looks a lot like him. Barf Bag isn't supposed to be at the camp anymore.
Corrected entry: When Sam is working on Miss Katherine's windows, Miss Katherine is reading a poem to a student. After Sam recites the end of the poem, Miss Katherine explains that her door doesn't hang straight. Sam then looks toward the chalkboard and says,"I can fix that." In other scenes and shots you can see that the door is really on the opposite wall facing the chalk board.
Corrected entry: When Mr. Sir is supposed to be filling Stanley's canteen, but lets it flow to the ground instead, you'll notice that the license plate on his truck says 'Mr. Sir.'
Corrected entry: When Zero is recounting how he got rid of the stolen shoes when he heard the police coming, he is shown untying the shoes. The next shot shows the shoes being thrown off the overpass and they are tied together. If Zero is in a hurry to get rid of the evidence, he wouldn't have taken the time to tie the shoes together.
Corrected entry: When Stanley's Grandfather and father explain "Kissin Kate Barlow," After Stanley said, "she'd kiss 'em?" we see Kate Barlow kiss on of her victims but the kiss is upside down.
Corrected entry: They say that there is only one tree at Camp Green Lake, and that is at the warden's cabin. Stanley even says that the warden owns the shade when the other boys are complaining about the heat. However, When they are at the camp base you see trees all over the place.
Corrected entry: In the scene when Zero tells Stanley that he was the one who actually stole the shoes, he tells Stanley that he was busted the next day. If that were in fact true...then Stanley should have been there before Zero, not after.
Corrected entry: When Stanley and Zero are digging the last hole (to find the treasure), you can see steps going down into the hole in some shots.
Corrected entry: In the scene where Zero is digging Stanley's hole for the first time, they are both in the hole and the hole is higher than them. Why would this be so if they had to dig a hole the depth of their shovel?
Corrected entry: In a shot of flying over the whole lake filled with holes, you see one hole that is oval. The holes are supposed to be circular, 5 feet in diameter.
Corrected entry: In the last scene, when Stanley is narrating the end of the story, he says that Camp Greenlake is being turned into a girls' camp. In the book it says that Camp Greenlake is being turned into a girl scout camp, regarding to the fact that Mr. Sir repeatedly comments that they aren't at a girl scout camp throughout the movie.
Corrected entry: In the scene where Stanley and Zero are digging up the treasure chest, you can see the diagonal lines in the hole next to them, indicating that the hole had been dug by a machine.
Corrected entry: When Mr. Sir is talking to Stanley when he first arrives, he says "but if you get bit by a yellow spotted lizard, you'll die a slow and painful death. Always". Later when it shows Kate Barlow get bitten, she dies in a matter of seconds.
Corrected entry: In the dinner hall when the campers first see Mr. Sir's face he has three scratches on his face. When there is a closeup of him after he pours Stanley's water out he has a mesh kind of gauze strip on his face.
Corrected entry: When the bus is driving to Camp Green Lake we see MANY holes but when Stanley sees "Sam and Mary Lou" there are no holes in the background.
Corrected entry: In the scene when Stanley finds Zero under Sam's boat, you see that the sunlight on Zero's body shows 2cm large gaps between each board. How did this boat float if it had large gaps between each board?
Corrected entry: In the beginning where Barf Bag gets bitten by a rattle snake, Zero is in the background. Then, a few seconds later, Stanley gets hit by the shoes. If Zero threw the shoes, how could he be in 2 places at once?
Corrected entry: How did the Yelnats family afford a high priced attorney driving a Jaguar when they were about to be evicted from their apartment? Even if the curse were over, the shoe deoderizer product would take a long time to get to market and all their funds would be spent on that process, not getting Stanley out of a camp his family believes he is really enjoying.
Corrected entry: In the beginning of the movie, Stanely Yelnats is wearing a bright red baseball cap. After spending some time at Camp Green Lake, it is the exact colour of his jumpsuit, orange. It looks like the sun faded it, but then later on in the movie, it is bright red again.
Corrected entry: In the trailer, they always show this shot of the desert, they show there are hundreds of holes dug in the desert, all deep enough to be black inside, but there is NO DIRT laying around from where all the holes have been dug.
Corrected entry: In the scene where the female lawyer comes for Stanley's release, she says he has been found to be innocent. The only person who knew he was innocent was Zero. How did the court know to drop charges and set him free?