Sex and the City

An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: When Sam is asked to give a speech at the cancer gathering, her hand swaps between holding the glass and not. (00:10:02)

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: While Carrie packs and listens to Miranda's voice message, Carrie's grip on the box and the way it rests on her belly changes 3 times between shots in a matter frames. (00:01:07)

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: During the cancer dinner, Sam is fanning herself in the front shots, but with her arm still in the shot from behind.

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie asks the girls "what if I never met you" then sinks her head and takes her hand to her forehead. From a new angle her head is raised and she sinks it seconds later, though this time she doesn't raise her hand.

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie watches her personalised necklace, right hand lowered and chaing falling loose. A shot later her right hand and chain are raised.

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie puts her arm under the table but a shot later her hand lies on the table; and yet a shot later the wohle arm rests on the table. (00:05:56)

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie says she wants to ride on the plane "fresh looking" and puts her arms under the table, but from the angle shot from the side she is caressing her hair. (00:06:32)

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: During dinner, the lemon slice in Carrie's empty glass keeps changing postions between shots.

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: While packing, Carrie takes out a blue shoe. A shot later another one appears in his hand. The scene is played in real time (with Alek's voice offscreen).

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie leaves Big's car and he steps out to talk her. Suddenly a blonde woman appears on the curb. (00:04:23)

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Splat! - S6-E18

Continuity mistake: Martin's right hand grabs the caviar snack and the left grabs the green snack. A shot later they've swapped hands. (00:16:50)

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An american girl in paris (part une) - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: Carrie opens a shoe box and the silk paper covering it lies perfectly tucked in. A shot later it's standing out. (00:00:58)

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Splat! - S6-E18

Continuity mistake: Miranda picks up her glass twice near the start. (00:06:39)

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Splat! - S6-E18

Continuity mistake: After Carrie salutes Edith, she is suddenly holding a menu. She puts it down and a shot later the menu is nowhere to be seen.

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The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: When Carrie talks with Alek late at night at his studio, his right hand is on his cheek or not depending on the shot.

The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: When Sam and Miranda watch the dog contest, there are two shots of Carrie: one with her arms down, listening to them; and a second one with her arms raised, fiddling with her scarf. This changes back and forth. (00:15:12)

The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: When the dog contest starts, Miranda is clapping, then stops and lowers her hands. From the opposite angle, a shot later, her hands are raised and she is clapping and stopping again.

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The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: While Charlotte and Anthony groom the dog for the contest, a girl in a blue and white striped T-shirt walks by several times in all directions, no continuity at all. Also, the rest of the passers-by disappear in the opposite shots.

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The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: When the breakfast scene starts, Sam's hand position holding the mug is inconsistent between shots.

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The cold war - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: Alek cuddles closely against Carrie's back and places his chin over her collarbone. A shot later he is several centimetres away.

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Games people play - S2-E13

Visible crew/equipment: When Carrie is sitting at the table writing on her laptop after her trip with the girls to the sports bar, the camera comes round and you can see her TV. You can see a boom mic reflecting on the TV screen, and another camera.

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Question: When Charlotte won't believe that Stanford's boyfriend Marcus used to be a callboy, Anthony says "Wake up and smell the KY". What is KY?

Answer: A popular brand of sexual lubricant. See http://www.k-y.com/index.jsp.

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