Factual error: After they finally start spending money, and after you see them in the older model black Mercedes Benz S-Class, you see clearly a newer model silver Chevrolet Corvette ('05-'09), even though the scene is supposed to be taking place during the latter part of 1996 or early 1997.

Other mistake: In the beginning of the movie, Notorious B.I.G. is a little boy sitting on his porch writing rhymes on his notebook and he is left-handed. Later in the movie, when Notorious B.I.G. is an adult, he is right-handed.

Factual error: There is a 2007/8 NYC Taxi cab that is evident while Biggie is walking the street.

Continuity mistake: During the scene when Notorious B.I.G. is in the hotel room talking to Faith Evans on the phone, you can see a silhouette of a woman in the background. Several times in a row when the scene cuts back to Notorious, the silhouette is shown making the same movement of walking forward and sitting on the edge of the bed.


Sean Combs: Yo, he got sex appeal like LL?
Wayne Barrow: A little bigger than that.
Sean Combs: What, like Heavy D?
Wayne Barrow: He's a little darker than that.
Wayne Barrow: He look like Wesley Snipes?
Wayne Barrow: Oh, he ain't Wesley.

More quotes from Notorious

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.

Check out the mistake & trivia books, on Kindle and in paperback.