Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

Continuity mistake: When passing the lion in Trafalgar Square approx one hour in, the motorcycle sidecar swaps sides.

Continuity mistake: When Cyril holds the jar of Dad's jam he pulls off the lid along with the ribbon, but the ribbon is back on the jar in the following shots. (00:16:20)

Super Grover Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Miss Topsey and Miss Turvey first confront Phil, Topsey holds up the I.O.U. with her left hand, but in the next shot it's being held up with her right hand. (00:08:00)

Super Grover Premium member

Deliberate mistake: After the intro, the first shot of Isabel as she starts shouting about not fighting is a flipped shot. Note everything is backwards compared to the following shots. (00:01:15)

Super Grover Premium member

Continuity mistake: When Megs reads Norman's note in the barn about going to London, the message on the piece of paper starts off in portrait orientation and folded in half; then it becomes written in landscape orientation and folded into thirds; and then back again.

timwain

Continuity mistake: The side car is on the left of the bike. When they go past the lion the kids are on the right.

Upvote valid corrections to help move entries into the corrections section.

Factual error: Farmer MacReadie tells Phil he knew of a pig that could play Scrabble. However Scrabble was not released until 1948, three years after the war ended.

LorgSkyegon

Factual error: When Nanny Mcphee is riding her motorbike and sidecar with the children towards Chelsea we see Battersea Power Station with four chimneys. Since the film was set in World War II, the station would only have had three chimneys - the B building being in the middle of being constructed.

Chris Ivory

More quotes from Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

Question: Why were they all staring at Phil because he asked the man to cuff Phil to him? Also why did Cylia and Cyril not seem so angry at Phil?

THE GAMER NEXT DOOR

More questions & answers from Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

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.