Sex and the City

Sex and the City (1998)

12 mistakes in The power of female sex

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The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: Carrie is in the hotel bed from her night with the French Architect, who is just leaving for the Airport. There is a shot of the small table by the bed, with the phone sitting on it. You cannot see any envelope at all resting against the phone, or visible at all. But with the next close-up, suddenly there is a large business-size envelope with her name on it resting prominently against the front of the phone. This envelope was not there previously. (00:14:45)

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The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: After Amelita buys Carrie the shoes and Carrie turns to walk out, Amelita is standing right behind her still talking yet when the shot changes to Carrie walking out the door, although we can still hear Amelita chattering, she's no longer standing there or anywhere in sight.

The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Mario invites Carrie to Venice he drags her towards him. Shot cuts to Carrie thinking out-loud and now she is away from him. Then shot goes back to her very close to him again.

The power of female sex - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: The first aerial shot of the trendy restaurant the first time Carrie and Sam go, is the very same shot used when Carrie goes again and says "another Saturday night." (00:00:58 - 00:18:26)

The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: During breakfast, when Miranda says "high class ho*ker" the coffee pot handle swaps from facing 3 o'clock to 6 o'clock.

The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: While having breakfast at the hotel Miranda grabs the coffee pot twice.

The power of female sex - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: The very first aerial shot of Balzac the first day Carrie and Sam go, is the exact same shot when they go again several days later. (00:00:58 - 00:18:25)

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The power of female sex - S1-E5

Visible crew/equipment: While having breakfast at the hotel Carrie says "one thing he didn't leave me was his phone number" right then a crew member in red is reflected on the coffee pot, walking around the room.

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Continuity mistake: At the hotel Samantha holds the plate domes with her hands, but The one on the right disappears between shots.

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The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: At the restaurant with Amalita, when the waiter asks if they want to order something, there's a man with a black T-shirt walking behind Carrie who disappears in the following shot.

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The power of female sex - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Gilles says he'll stay in the City two days his right hand is either on his cheek or down, depending on the shot.

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Continuity mistake: When Amalita shows her bracelet, Carrie grabs it with both hands in the close-up, but with one hand in the wide angle. Then Carrie lets go but in the following shot Amelita's hand is top of Carrie's.

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Carrie: I stopped watching TV when people started putting leeches down their pants.

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Trivia: Carrie is the only main character who never appears nude (she is either dressed or covered by something). Sarah Jessica Parker had a strict "no nudity" clause in her contract.

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Question: During the first few seasons (pretty obviously in season 3), Carrie often wears the same ring on her right or left hand on her middle finger. Is this Sarah Jessica Parker's wedding ring?

Answer: Yes, it is.

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