Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Continuity mistake: When Paul Blart puts on his Hello Kitty bandaid on his arm in the next shot it has disappeared.


Continuity mistake: After Blart gets spray tanned, his shirt is a mess with the tanning spray. A few shots later, his shirt is clean again. Then a few shots later, his shirt is once again dirty.

Continuity mistake: When the bad guys are clearing the mall, the camera follows "Rudolph" as he clears an exit on his skateboard. As he starts to clear the exit a young man with a black jumper with a white top half can be seen on his feet moving away. In the next shot he is sitting down with a bag on a bench and then gets up to leave. (00:39:35)


Continuity mistake: When Paul and the guy are fighting next to the air con intakes, the speed that the fan is spinning changes between the close and far shots.

Continuity mistake: When Paul puts the plaster on, a clean patch appears on his arm that wasn't there before. (01:02:00)

Ssiscool Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Blart applies the plaster, his sleeve is up. Camera cuts and it's down. (01:02:00)

Ssiscool Premium member

Continuity mistake: When we see the dog chasing Paul, it is sunny. In the close ups of the dog, there are no shadows from the dog as there were in the previous shots. (00:06:50)

Ssiscool Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Paul hides halfway in the air duct, his feet are hanging down when seen in the exterior shots. When seen from inside the duct, his feet are tucked up behind him.

Continuity mistake: Near the beginning, Paul is putting peanut butter on his pie. The amount significantly changes from the point when he puts it on until the final scene. At first, there is a lot of peanut butter, then there is only a little.

manthabeat Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Paul hits the glass door of the shop, he gets thrown back and his walkie-talkie from his shoulder falls off. When he stands up again, it's back on. (01:03:10 - 01:04:25)


Continuity mistake: In the beginning scene, as Blart passes out, another trainee gets off the rope and starts running. The camera cuts to Blart's face for a second, then back to the trainee starting to run. The trainee should have already been running.

Continuity mistake: When Paul leaves the pen full of balls, you can see people in the far left walking. This would not have happened if the building was "secure" as the robbers stated.

Continuity mistake: As Paul Blart enters the tanning salon shirt is damaged with the left shoulder lapel broken, this remains throughout this scene but as Paul leaves the salon his left shoulder lapel has been fixed.


Continuity mistake: When Blart falls from the air conditioning duct, his position changes instantly. (00:50:00)

Ssiscool Premium member

Continuity mistake: The sweat stains on Paul's jumper at the start instantly change. (00:02:15)

Ssiscool Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Paul is chasing the mobility scooter, the trainee has Paul's coffee in his right hand, then in his left hand instantly. (00:11:30)

Ssiscool Premium member

Join the mailing list

Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.