Corrected entry: LaBeof was using a single shot Sharps 50-90, there was no reload scene before Mattie shot Chaney.
Corrected entry: When the two peace officers attempt to demonstrate their prowess with firearms, Rooster discharges his Colt six-shooter eight times without reloading.
Corrected entry: When she is climbing up the tree to cut the hanged man free, she is wearing her coat over her leggings and has her belt wrapped around her waist with the buckle in the back. When she gets down she is wearing a shorter jacket with a fabric belt sewn into the waist.
Corrected entry: When Maddie starts to cross the river on horseback at the beginning, she has her bed roll across her back. When she reaches the other side and rides up to Rooster, her bed roll is tied to the back of her saddle.
Corrected entry: The shoot out at the end has 4 bad guys on their horses, but only three die. Marshal Cogburn shoots two guys of their horses and the other guy gets sniped by Laboeuf's Sharp carbine.
Corrected entry: When Rooster attempts to demonstrate his shooting ability, he discharges 4 rounds from his Colt Peacemaker at the glass bottle, then falls off his horse. Getting up, he retrieves his weapon, shoves it in the holster, and takes some cornbread out of his saddlebag. He fires once at the cornbread, then suddenly has a .44 Dragoon Colt in his hand. He throws up two pieces of cornbread, and his 6th round is once again from the Peacemaker. His last two shots are from the .44.
Corrected entry: Viewed from the cliff we see a muzzle flash as Ned shoots Rooster point blank. (There is not a sound, but earlier scenes have had delayed sounds so it seems plausible.) When Rooster next appears he saves Maddie from the snakes and he is unharmed.
Corrected entry: In the beginning of the movie, Maddie Ross explains that her mother is at home taking care of her sister Victoria and her brother. Later in the movie she writes a letter to her mother and says to give Violet a pinch on the cheek (she is referring to her sister).
Corrected entry: In the scene where the young Texas ranger has bitten his tongue nearly off, he can barely talk. Once inside the cabin at the dinner table, he is talking without so much as a lisp, then the next scene outside he is again talking with an injured tongue.
Corrected entry: Near the climax of the film when Mattie falls into the pit next to the corpse, she gets bitten by a snake on her right hand. She's laying on her back and the snake is on the left side of the screen .When she's shown as an old woman at the end of the movie, her left arm has been amputated because of the bite. She's walking into town with her back to the audience.FlyWillis
Corrected entry: Mattie is wearing a knife in the scene when she cuts down the hanging man. But when she falls into the pit she sees the knife on the corpse and tries to get it and disturbs the snakes. Why did she not go for her knife then?
Corrected entry: After Maddie Ross gets bitten by the rattle snake, LaBoeuf has to stay behind because they only have one horse and Cogburn needs to get Maddie help immediately. Cogburn tells LaBoeuf he will be back for him. However, when Maddie and Cogburn are leaving they ride right by the dead Ned Pepper's horse which was well within walking distance for LaBoeuf.
Corrected entry: In the scene in the where the girl falls down into the mine shaft with the rattle snakes - she is bitten on the hand by a rattle snake. I could swear the scene shows the snake biting her right hand, not sure which hand Rooster cuts to suck out the venom - but in the final scene the older woman has her left arm amputated.JeffShaffer