Continuity mistake: When William Petersen is on a cordless phone at work, he says "the guy gives me the creeps and the girl is my daughter." As he does, the phone cord appears, and the phone's position changes as he hangs it up.

Continuity mistake: In the scene where they are the roller coaster, Reese Witherspoon has nail tips on, then 20 seconds later she doesn't, then she does again.

Continuity mistake: Near the end of the movie, when Mark has the mother and father bound and gagged, the mothers tape gag slips off and is magically resealed several times.

Continuity mistake: There is a change of scene from an inside shot to an outside shot in the first hour of the movie. There is an extremely obvious skip in the film where it was edited.

Continuity mistake: When David talks to Nicole in her Jeep, at one point her hair is over her shoulders. Then they show David again then back to Nicole and the hair is behind her shoulder and it keeps repeating through out the scene.

Continuity mistake: When the girl and hear brother are playing the video (before Mark Wahlberg and his friends try to break in), the game they are playing are from the Street Fighter series and the sounds coming from the game are wrong, those are Asteroid type sounds.

Continuity mistake: At the end scene when Mark Wahlberg and his friend are attacking the girls in the bedroom, keep an eye on Reese Witherspoon's left shoulder. Her shirt repeatedly changes from torn and her bra strap showing to being intact and the strap covered up quite a few times within the scene.

Continuity mistake: When Mark Wahlberg is chasing after Alyssa Milano in his car, they go to a shot of her driving in the background it is water but when it cuts back to him it is trees, also a car comes in the opposite direction but it never passes any of them.

Continuity mistake: David tells Nicole that her dad hit him in the chest and left bruises. But later in the film when David is carving on his chest, there are no bruises.


Continuity mistake: David throws Nicole in her pool yet in the next scene when he kisses her, her hair is dry.


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