Friends

The One With All The Thanksgivings - S5-E8

Continuity mistake: When Phoebe is trying to turn on the TV, her necklace moves without her touching it. (00:00:15)

The One With The Metaphorical Tunnel - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: The position of the lid of Janice's box of contact paper changes repeatedly and after she tells Chandler she doesn't know what to say, she begins to slide the roll of paper back into the box. In the shot from behind, the box is closed. (00:09:50)

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Continuity mistake: In the early episodes there is a wooden post in front of the door at Monica's apartment. Remember when Monica and Rachel were looking after Ben and Monica bangs his head - Ross shouts "Monica bang" and runs into it. The post doesn't appear in later series.

The One With The Worst Best Man Ever - S4-E22

Other mistake: Given her vegetarianism, and her disdain for fur in another episode, there's no way Phoebe would have wanted a pair of leather pants.

The One With The Apothecary Table - S6-E11

Continuity mistake: When Chandler says "Oh, just like the apothecary table of yore," Monica turns her head toward him twice. (00:02:30)

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The One With The Fake Party - S4-E16

Continuity mistake: When Rachel is in her bedroom dressed as a cheerleader with Joshua, the sleeve of her sweater on her right arm keeps moving up and down. (00:15:00)

The One After Joey And Rachel Kiss - S10-E1

Continuity mistake: At the end of this episode, Ross enters the door of Joey's apartment and finds Rachel and Joey kissing. Rachel says "I'm so sorry". The next episode, The One When Ross Is Fine, shows the same scene but it has been changed: Rachel never says "I'm so sorry". Joey starts talking when Ross enters the room.

The One Where They're Up All Night - S7-E12

Factual error: In the opening scene, Ross remarks on the stars the group is gazing at. In reality, there would be far too much light pollution in this part of New York City to be able to see any celestial bodies such as comets or stars.

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The Last One (2) - S10-E20

Factual error: When Rachel is boarding the plane to Paris, the plane's right hand side is being used for boarding. However in all airlines all over the world, they always use the left side for boarding. The right side is a 'service' side.

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The One Where Emma Cries - S9-E2

Continuity mistake: When Joey is seen apologising in front of the hospital room door, we can see a pink wall only about 2 metres behind him. However, in every scene before that which features the door, we can see it leads out to a large open area.

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The One With The Bullies - S2-E21

Continuity mistake: When the bullies are about to fight with Chandler and Ross, they decide to put all watches and keys into a hat. He takes the hat off and places it down and everyone puts the watches and keys in. The shot changes to a further out view and the bully has a different hat on his head while another hat is still placed where he put it. When there is a closer view of him, there is once again no hat on his head. (00:19:30)

The One In Massapequa - S8-E18

Continuity mistake: In The One In Massapequa, Jack Gellar is eating food off a stick. When he finishes he holds the stick while Rachel asks Jack if he has any pearls of wisdom. We can see the stick over Judy's shoulder. In the next shot the stick is gone from his hand, then we see Judy put it down on a table, then it reappears in his hand, before disappearing for good. (00:05:05)

The One With Chandler's Dad - S7-E22

Continuity mistake: When Joey is talking about all the different fabrics, the magazine Phoebe is holding keeps changing position. (00:17:00)

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The One With Rachel's Crush - S4-E13

Continuity mistake: At the start of this episode when Rachel comes in, you can see a bit of wooden floor by the door (carpet's visible in other shots). However, Monica doesn't pull up the carpet until later in the episode, after the apartment's tidier. (00:02:10)

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The One With Ross's Grant - S10-E6

Visible crew/equipment: When Dr.Hobart enters the meeting room to conduct the grant interviews, markers can be seen on the floor around the first chair's wheels as well as in front of the table. (00:12:25)

The One With The Birth Mother - S10-E9

Plot hole: David Schwimmer is 6'2" tall and Jennifer Aniston is 5'6". There is no way that clothes that fit Rachel would also fit Ross. When he puts on the clothes that Rachel bought it's obviously not Rachel's size. If it really were, it would be a lot tighter and shorter (Ross could probably wear it belly free).

The One With The Home Study - S10-E7

Other mistake: In the opening scene Chandler smiles at Ross' joke while playing with the ball in his hands. Later on in the scene Ross cracks another joke and the exact same scene of Chandler smiling and fiddling with the ball is repeated. (00:00:40 - 00:01:10)

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The One Where Monica Gets a Roommate - S1-E1

Other mistake: Ross is a paleontologist but is seen working with the display on early humans which would be more of a job for an anthropologist.

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The One With Ross' New Girlfriend - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Chandler has just got back from seeing Joey's 'bad' tailor, Joey says, "That's how they do pants". Chandler turns to look at him twice. (00:17:30)

The One With The Giant Poking Device - S3-E8

Revealing mistake: When Monica and Rachel are banging their heads on the wood, it is clear that they aren't hitting them hard enough to result in the winces that are apparent. (00:09:00)

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The One With The 'Cuffs - S4-E3

Joanna: What are you doing?
Chandler: I'm getting dressed.
Joanna: Why?
Chandler: Because when I go outside naked, people throw garbage at me.

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Trivia: The Magna-doodle on the door in the boys apartment has a different picture on it every episode. There is usually some tenuous connection between the picture and the plot of the episode.

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The One With the Sharks - S9-E4

Question: What's the name of the "scary painting" that Joey saw in the apartment of the girl he thought he'd slept with before? The strange and creepy painting (black and white, with an amorphous body and a chair). I really, really want to know who is the artist. Not Gladys - that's Phoebe's painting that comes out of the frame.

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