The Middle

The Middle (2009)

77 mistakes

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Last Whiff of Summer: Part 1 - S4-E1

New this month Continuity mistake: When Mike and Frankie come into the house early in the episode, Sue has her feet up on the coffee table. Her legs switch from left over right to right over left, depending on how close the camera is. (00:01:35)

The Christmas Wall - S6-E9

Continuity mistake: Axl and his friend chase Darren out of the house and into the snow, churning a path in the snow. However, in the overhead shots of all three boys, the churned snow path is not there, just undisturbed snow.


Show generally

Continuity mistake: Sue states the she created the wrestlerettes when she entered middle school. But at the beginning of the series she mentions trying out for wrestlerettes and even goes to a movie with one. She states it every clearly, thus she did not create them - at the most she stole the idea.

luke f

Hecks on a Train - S6-E12

Continuity mistake: As Frankie excoriates her family for not noticing she was not on the train, her purse switches from her left to right shoulder and back again.


Hecks on a Train - S6-E12

Continuity mistake: While Mike is explaining to Frankie his inaction to help Frankie, the red blanket draped over Frankie's shoulder goes from being on her shoulder, to off, then back on between shots.


Thanksgiving II - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: Sue says that she "matured" aka got her period, on Sept 21, but in the episode "Forced Family Fun", when they go camping and she gets it, they go before school starts, which is well before the end of September.

luke f

Back to School - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Frankie finds a shampoo bottle in the middle of the garbage, she puts it under her arm, and then it disappears.

New Year's Revelations - S9-E11

Continuity mistake: Brad's socket and socket wrench change positions several times on Sue's bed as the scene cuts.

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Crushed - S7-E19

Continuity mistake: While Axl's in Sue's dorm room when she's getting ready to leave, Sue puts one of the backpack straps over her shoulder, then in the following shots it goes back and forth between having only one or both straps over her shoulders.

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New Year's Revelations - S9-E11

Continuity mistake: Frankie's hand changes position several times while eating the baloney rolls as the scene cuts from her front to over her left shoulder.


Halloween VI: Tick Tock Death - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: Mike is holding and looking through Brick's Halloween bag when Brick wanders off to the next house and encounters Cindy. When he walks back to where Mike is, Brick is carrying the bag.


Siblings - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: Nancy Donahue refers to her husband as "Joe." Throughout the remainder of the series, his name is Ron. (00:03:45)

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Adult Swim - S8-E20

Continuity mistake: As Sue and Brick splash around in the pool, Mike repeatedly changes position from facing them head on in the views of Sue and Brick, to angled away from them in the views of Mike draining the pool.


Adult Swim - S8-E20

Continuity mistake: When the neighborhood kids enter the Heck's yard, Mike turns towards them twice. When the kids leave, Mike turns to Sue and Brick twice and nods his head twice.


A Very Marry Christmas - S8-E9

Revealing mistake: As the Hecks check out the neighborhood Christmas lights, the same house with the same decorations are seen through Sue's side of the car several times, showing the background scenes of the house and decorations were replayed.


Stormy Moon - S5-E16

Continuity mistake: During dinner the number of slices and type of pizza changes from shot to shot. And it moves around the box as well.

luke f

Hungry Games - S5-E13

Continuity mistake: Preparing to leave the meeting with her pastor, Frankie's coat and purse change positions on her arm.


Birds of a Feather - S7-E12

Continuity mistake: The camera shot of Frankie from the front shows her right arm bent and her hand resting on her hip, while from the back her right arm is hanging down at her side.


Vacation Days - S5-E15

Continuity mistake: As Sue is freaking out about the reviews, she makes a lot of eye contact with a customer. As she is doing this she makes a large orange soda. In the first angle, she takes out 2 cups to pour the soda in, but in the second shot when she puts it down, it's only one cup. (00:11:50)

Operation Infiltration - S6-E18

Continuity mistake: In Mike's brother's room, the street sign above the bed changes from Main Street to First Street, then back to Main Street.


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