The Night of the Hunter

Factual error: After Harry Powell disappears from in front of Ms. Cooper's yard, a barn owl swoops down on a rabbit. We can hear the owl's wings flap even though barn owls make no noise when they fly.

Factual error: The film is set in the 1930s, but John wears 1950s sneakers.

Audio problem: When Willa Harper is lying in bed talking to Harry her mouth movements are out of sync with the dialogue.

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Icey Spoon: A husband's one piece of store goods you never know 'til you get it home and take the paper off.

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