Friends

The One With Ross's Library Book - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Janice sees Monica's ring, she's wiping her hands with a rag, then it disappears. (00:03:50)

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The One Where Paul's The Man - S6-E22

Visible crew/equipment: In the scene where Rachel is trying to hide Ross from Paul, when he's about to go into Paul's bedroom after he says "Did you really hear a bear?", look at the window behind Rachel when the shot is on her. You can see a large light reflected in the glass and it moves slightly (not just in conjunction with the camera, it moves before the camera shifts).

LittleWildman

The One With Rachel's Date - S8-E5

Visible crew/equipment: When Rachel and Cash leave Joey's apartment, in the top-left corner a stage light is visible. (00:12:05)

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The One With The Jam - S3-E3

Visible crew/equipment: When Ross and Rachel realise they are in an empty apartment, studio lighting can be seen over their heads in the ceiling as Ross leads Rachel into the centre of the room. (00:04:35)

Mi-Nigle

The One Where Chandler Doesn't Like Dogs - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: When Chandler is looking over Ross' list (right before he calls him Magellan), he has the front sheet of the paper folded up. In the next shot, the sheet is folded down.

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The One With All The Candy - S7-E9

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Monica's female neighbour comes begging for candy, after Monica gives it to her then goes to shut the door, it's a man standing at the door, not the woman.

Bambi

The One With All The Candy - S7-E9

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Monica's female neighbour comes begging for candy, after Monica gives it to her and shuts the door it's a man standing at the door not the neighbour.

The One Where Chandler Doesn't Like Dogs - S7-E8

Visible crew/equipment: When Chandler sees the empty dog basket on the floor at Ross' there is a panning shot to the door. If you look carefully, you can see a crewmember wearing blue jeans and white shoes. (00:17:25)

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The One With The Cake - S10-E4

Continuity mistake: When Jack and Judy leave Joey's apartment, there is a birthday banner on the counter that has fallen off. When Monica, Chandler, Joey and Phoebe are racing the toys to see who gets to go, the banner is back on. In this time no-one has fixed the banner as there is not enough time for them to do so off camera and the people on camera don't fix it. It's most clear that it's back on when Monica is saying, "Technically, our dog never crossed the finish line". (00:14:05 - 00:17:05)

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The One with the Monkey - S1-E10

Visible crew/equipment: After Max tells Phoebe that he and David got the grant and are leaving for Minsk on January 1st, when Phoebe goes to see David, just as she knocks on the door a boom mic can be seen moving at the top of the screen, before it cuts to David's closeup. (00:12:15)

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The One with the Monkey - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: Just before the opening credits, when Ross says, "That's 'pathet', which is Sanskrit for 'really cool way to live', " Marcel is sitting on Ross's left shoulder in the closeup, but in the next shot the monkey is suddenly sitting on his right shoulder, right before Ross walks off screen. (00:01:00)

Dwarf

The One With Rachel's Assistant - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: Ross has always said that Carol was his first (and only, until Julie) sexual partner, but in the episode where they tell each others secrets Chandler says Ross slept with the cleaner when they were at college. Some people say that Ross had kept it a secret, and that's why it had never come out before, but considering that he categorically states several times over series one and two how he'd only EVER been with Carol, getting quite upset at times, that explanation just doesn't ring true.

The One With Chandler's Dad - S7-E22

Character mistake: When Chandler says "and there's daddy", an extra behind him chuckles in time with the studio audience. He's the only one laughing and it happens right on cue with the audience.

Max Thompson

The One with the Candy Hearts - S1-E14

Revealing mistake: When Ross comes back from asking out his neighbour at the counter, he has his hand open at one point, pointing down, but then apparently smashes the egg on Chandler. It's clear he never had the egg in his hand as there is no mess on Chandler's vest top either.

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Suggested correction: It was in his pocket.

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The One With All The Cheesecakes - S7-E11

Continuity mistake: When Rachel and Chandler are out in the hall eating cheesecake off the floor, Chandler's piece is much closer to Rachel's piece than in the previous scene when Rachel slapped it out of Chandler's hand closer to the apartment doorway.

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The One With Joey's New Girlfriend - S4-E5

Continuity mistake: When Ross goes to Amanda's house for a date you see her two children sitting on the couch. The little boy with blonde hair is sitting down, when it cuts to Ross and Amanda talking the boy is standing up on the couch, the next shot he's sat down as Amanda walks out the door.

The One With The Apothecary Table - S6-E11

Audio problem: When Phoebe puts her feet up on Ross' apothecary table, Ross asks her not to put her feet up on his "new...old sheet." During the pause right after he says "new," there's a cut to a different angle and you can see his mouth form the words "old sheet." Then it cuts to a different angle and we actually see and hear Ross say "old sheet." (00:12:05)

The One After 'I do' - S8-E1

Other mistake: In "TOW the cheap wedding dress" the whole episode is about how Chandler wants "The Swing Kings" to play at the wedding, because, at their concert, that is where he realised that Monica was the woman he wanted to dance all his dances with, and Monica goes to great lengths to secure the band. In this episode, the band at the wedding is actually called "Jungle Swing".

The One With Ross's Wedding, part 2 - S4-E24

Audio problem: When the wedding officiant says "take thee, Ross" his lips don't move. (00:20:35)

The One With The Embryos - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: The part in Chandler's hair switches from left to right throughout the episode.

The One With The Girl From Poughkeepsie - S4-E10

Rachel: No accountants. Oh, and no one from, like, "legal." I don't like guys with boring jobs.
Chandler: Oh, and Ross was like what, a lion tamer?

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Trivia: Matthew Perry's wit is so legendary that the scriptwriters have often incorporated his gags into the show.

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The One With The Dirty Girl - S4-E6

Question: When Joey asks why he can't give Kathy the pen, Chandler says, "Because she's not eleven. And it's not the seventh night of Chanukah." What is Chandler talking about when he says, "It's not the seventh night of Chanukah?"

Answer: Usually by the seventh night of Hanukkah you don't know what to get the other person, and you will probably resort to getting the other person something insignificant. Chandler is basically saying that the pen is a stupid gift.

Answer: Chanukah is a Jewish celebration that occurs around the same time as the Christian Christmas. The celebration lasts for eight days and it is customary to give a small gift on each of the eight days. There is no special gift required and the line about it being "the seventh night" of Chanukah is just Chandler's sarcasm.

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