The Bonfire of the Vanities

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Continuity mistake: While Reverend Bacon is accusing District Attorney Abe Weiss, the TV remote control that Weiss is using switches hands between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Before cuckold Arthur Ruskin dies in the restaurant, his cocktail glass alternates from between his hands to outside his hands.

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Continuity mistake: When the lawyer is on the phone he says "I don't know if Sherman needs a lawyer" and Sherman smiles openly. A frame later, from a different angle, he is serious.

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Continuity mistake: The remote control on top of Weiss' TV changes positions between shots.

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Continuity mistake: When the judge orders the people to bring him the tape, the amount of papers and their position on the table keeps changing between shots.

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Continuity mistake: During the trial, when the lawyer jumps on the table to grab the tape recorder, the mike and jar move around between shots.

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Continuity mistake: In court, Sherman plays Maria's voice and protects the loudspeaker with both hands. When the lawyer jumps on top of him, a frame later, he's covering it with just one hand.

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Continuity mistake: When stuck in the Bronx, Sherman speeds up and passes by a yellow car, but from a different angle, the cars around are white and red.

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Continuity mistake: The morning Sherman is arrested he gets in the car with his face soaking wet. When the angle changes it's dry.

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