The Americans

The Americans (2013)

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Factual error: The soda cans use opening mechanisms not used until the 1990s.

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Suggested correction: Current tab pop tops have been around since the late 70's. I know because I broke a few of them off before getting the hang of them in high school.

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Continuity mistake: Philip sustains a stab wound a little right of his stomach area but there is no scar in subsequent episodes.


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Continuity mistake: Elizabeth sustained a fairly severe wound to her back (left side, if I remember correctly) a little above her waistline, but no scar appears in subsequent episodes.


Trivia: Former adviser to President Ronald Reagan, Lt. Col. Oliver North, served as a consultant for several episodes.

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