Friends

Friends (1994)

167 mistakes in season 3

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The One With Frank Jr. - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Joey and Monica discuss changing her bathroom tile, Joey moves the hamper to the middle of the doorway and when he kneels down to measure, the hamper is back against the wall. (00:06:25)

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The One Where Ross And Rachel Take A Break - S3-E15

Revealing mistake: In the scene where Ross brings the picnic basket to Rachel's office, he lights a candle and puts it near a plant (which then sets it on fire). However, the candle is barely (if at all) close enough to set it alight, and when it does, a huge flame just erupts from the middle of the plant, not the edge where the candle was.

LittleWildman

The One With The Jam - S3-E3

Audio problem: In the scene where Malcolm is talking to Phoebe in the subway, you can hear him but his lips aren't moving.

The One At The Beach - S3-E25

Continuity mistake: When Joey wakes up all covered in sand, his right "breast" has a big crack. But when the camera angle changes, the crack has gone.

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Suggested correction: The crack comes and goes as he breathes.

The One With The Princess Leia Fantasy - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: When Ross gets takes out a Popsicle and says who dated a stripper, he takes a bite of his Popsicle and and the camera cuts to Rachel, then back to Ross and the bite has vanished.

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The One At The Beach - S3-E25

Continuity mistake: When Phoebe goes to visit her mom for the first time, she takes a cookie from the cookie jar and leaves the lid off. But in one shot, the lid is back on. The lid is back off in the following shots. (00:06:36)

Bishop73

The One With The Princess Leia Fantasy - S3-E1

Other mistake: When Phoebe makes fun of Ross' Princess Leia fantasy with the rolls, Rachel tries to stop her; the shots used are the same action, just from different angles. Look at Rachel's hands and the towel in her hand when Phoebe puts the rolls by her ears.

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The One With The Hypnosis Tape - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Pete is trying to ask Monica out at the diner she works at, she rejects him while placing the bell jar over the cheesecake and the pie server on the counter. In the next shot, the bell jar is nowhere to be seen and the pie server is up on the cake stand with less cheesecake. Then the bell jar reappears over the cheesecake. (00:07:00)

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The One With The Ultimate Fighting Champion - S3-E24

Continuity mistake: Joey's hair is suddenly much shorter after the intro with Robin Williams and Billy Crystal - everyone's wearing the same clothes so no time is meant to have passed.

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The One Where Rachel Quits - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: In the classroom Ross has his head down because he didn't want to be called on about the number of boxes he sold. The mother brown bird walks behind him and her right hand is on her hip while she is clearing her throat. In the next shot her right arm is pointing upward.

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The One With The Giant Poking Device - S3-E8

Revealing mistake: After Monica runs into the bedroom screaming "I wrecked your child" Rachel says "I hope it's funny when you're in hell." When Rachel is saying that line you can see the shadow of Monica on the wall in the room indicating she is just standing there waiting to make her entrance again.

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The One With The Tiny T-Shirt - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: When Ross is looking through the peephole, his right foot moves inward with no time to move.

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The One With The Football - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: When they are talking about the Geller Cup, Monica is looking at Ross and then looks down. But when the camera angle changes, she is still looking at Ross and then looks down again.

The One With The Giant Poking Device - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: When Chandler is breaking up with Janice and she walks away trying to shake him off, her jumper is untied. When Chandler says "You can't go, I have your shoe" we cut back to Janice and her jumper has been tied at the bottom.

The One With The Giant Poking Device - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: When Rachel and Monica are stressing about the bump on Ben's head, Rachel's hair keeps moving from tucked behind her ear to hanging loosely in her face between shots.

The One With The Metaphorical Tunnel - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Chandler is sitting on the cabinet talking to Rachel and Monica, Rachel is holding an ice-cream bucket and a spoon. However, they keep showing up on the counter and then back in her hands between shots.

The One At The Beach - S3-E25

Continuity mistake: When Rachel tells Ross that she is still in love with him, her hair keeps changing from behind her ear to down when the camera changes angles.

The One With a Chick. And a Duck. - S3-E21

Continuity mistake: At the beginning of the episode, Phoebe gives Monica a push on her rollerskates and then we cut to Gunther giving Rachel a mug of cocoa. At this point, Monica is about to crash into Rachel, but as the angle changes we see Phoebe giving Monica a push for a second time.

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 With The Football - S3-E9

Character mistake: Ross tells Chandler to run a "post pattern to the left." (And Chandler quickly agrees.) In football, this is a type of passing play where Ross would hold on to the ball while Chandler runs straight down the field immediately after the snap, eventually veering diagonally to the left once he's a ways down field to receive a pass from Ross. The play that they actually run is completely different. It's a running play known as a sweep. (A toss sweep to be precise.) There is no possible way that anyone either making play calls or running them would ever confuse a post vs. a sweep. (00:10:10)

The One With Ross's Teeth - S6-E8

Monica: What happened to your teeth?
Ross: I whitened them.
Chandler: Really?
Ross: Yeah, what... What do you think?
Monica: Well, uh, I think I shouldn't look directly at them.
Ross: Come on, seriously.
Monica: Ross, they're really, really, really white!
Chandler: Yeah, what was wrong with your old... Human teeth?
Ross: Well, I did leave the gel on a little longer than it said to.
Monica: How much longer?
Ross: Uh, uh... A day.
Monica: Ross, you know that tonight is your date with Hillary?
Ross: I know! That's why I did it! Come on, are they really that bad?
Chandler: No. No, no, no, you'll be fine. Hilary's blind, right?
Monica: She will be after tonight.

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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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