Friends

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Continuity mistake: Across Series 3 - 5, Ross remains the same age (29) for all three years. In Series 3 he tells Chandler, "No thanks, I'm 29" when offered chocolate milk; in Series 4 when the guys try to party without Gandalf they all say they're 29; and in Series 5 when he's trying to reconcile with Emily, he says either he does, or he would get divorced for the second time before age 30.

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The One With The Apothecary Table - S6-E11

Visible crew/equipment: After Janine tells Joey that she'll apologize to Monica, in the shot of Janine walking into the hallway the end of the hall's set wall can be seen at the left side of the screen, and the corner of the camera can be seen moving at the right side of the screen.

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The One Where Joey Dates Rachel - S8-E12

Visible crew/equipment: When Ross is wearing roller-blades while teaching his class, just as he points to the map and says, "Here," the second time, there's a hidden crew member that can be seen behind the end of the set wall with the map, at the left side of the screen.

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The One With Phoebe's Wedding - S10-E12

Continuity mistake: When Monica and Phoebe are talking about having a harpist versus Marjorie playing the steel drums, the handbag strap over Monica's shoulder vanishes and reappears.

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Season 1 generally

Continuity mistake: In the pilot episode, the guy Rachel left at the altar is called Barry Finkel. In all the other episodes his name is Barry Farber.

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The One with the Butt - S1-E6

Revealing mistake: In the episode where Joey is doubling Al Pacino's butt you can clearly see his shadow when he's shooting the scene in the shower, and he's wearing boxer shorts. (00:13:20)

The One with All the Poker - S1-E18

Visible crew/equipment: The friends are all at Ross' place. Marcel (the monkey) is dancing to the music just before they all play poker (before Rachel enters). However, the reflection of the animal trainer directing Marcel is visible in the TV screen. (00:11:45)

The One With Phoebe's Birthday Dinner - S9-E5

Continuity mistake: Phoebe implies that her birthday is round about Halloween - October 31st. However, in The One With Frank Jr in series three, she tells Frank that her birthday is February 16th. (00:00:05)

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The One With Ross's Tan - S10-E3

Visible crew/equipment: After Ross goes in for his disastrous tan, when it cuts to Joey and Rachel walking into their apartment the hole (used for a camera angle) in the wall can be seen at the right side of the screen. As an aside, when Ross leaves Monica and Chandler's apartment later just as Rachel walks in, that hole is seen in the hallway and it's covered up.

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The One In Massapequa - S8-E18

Revealing mistake: Towards the start there's a stand-in for Jack Geller, as he is speaking to Ross and Rachel, who is obviously not Elliot Gould. (00:06:00)

Season 1 generally

Continuity mistake: Mr Heckles's apartment number changes from 8 to 5.

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The One Where Monica Gets a Roommate - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: At the end of the episode when Ross picks up his jacket, there is a blue bowl on the small table by the pillar and nothing on the main kitchen table. In the next shot, the blue bowl has moved to the large table. (00:27:10)

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The One With The Ring - S6-E23

Visible crew/equipment: In the opening shot of Phoebe and Chandler in the "nine millionth" jewelry store looking for a ring, at the top of the screen we can see the tip of the boom mic moving in the wideshot. Then just as Chandler looks into the display case and says, "Ugly ring. Ugly ring. Ugly ring," the boom microphone can be seen moving around in the mirror's reflection behind him.

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The One Where Ross Dates a Student - S6-E18

Visible crew/equipment: While Phoebe and Rachel are with Monica in the guestroom, Phoebe decides that Rachel should be the one to get the nice room, and right before Monica tells Rachel that she's the first guest at "Hotel Monica" we can see the end of the bedroom set wall, with the kitchen and living room visible.

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The One With Ross's Denial - S6-E3

Visible crew/equipment: After Ross tells Rachel about Warren's apartment he gives her Warren's phone number, and in the closeup while Rachel hugs Ross, and also in the following wideshots which face Ross the camera can be seen at the right side of the screen.

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The One In Vegas, Part 1 - S5-E23

Visible crew/equipment: When Phoebe tells Chandler that Monica wants to make up and that he needs to find her, when Chandler leaves the room we can see the end of the set wall, with the hallway and another hotel room door, at the left side of the screen.

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The One With The Donor - S9-E22

Visible crew/equipment: After Chandler explains to Monica why he brought Zack home, just as Chandler leans over the couch to hand Zack the bottle of beer, the camera and a crew member can be seen at the left side of the screen.

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The One With Rachel's Date - S8-E5

Visible crew/equipment: When Ross shows up at Chandler's office and they both head out to go to the Hard Rock Cafe, just as Chandler walks out the door we can see the edge of the right wall set, allowing us to see the hallway Chandler just walked into and even Chandler's arm.

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The One With Phoebe's Husband - S2-E4

Visible crew/equipment: After the opening credits, just as Joey says that it's unbelievable Phoebe can be married, a camera and yellow electrical cord can be seen at the left side of the screen, and a bit of it is still visible in following shots when Monica mentions the cheeseburger.

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The One Where Joey Speaks French - S10-E13

Visible crew/equipment: After Rachel tells the others that her father had a heart attack and Ross takes two of Monica's cookies, when it cuts to the shot of Central Perk it's from a low angle, and the studio lighting rigs at the ceiling can be seen through the windows.

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