Sex and the City

Sex and the City (1998)

11 mistakes in Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women

(10 votes)

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Samantha is talking to Carrie on the beach, Carrie lifts her arm up and places her hand on her head. The reflection on Samantha's glasses show Carrie lowering her arm, but the shot changes back to Carrie and the movement she is doing is not downwards but backwards, leading hear hand to the nape.

Sacha Premium member
25

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: While talking to her protege, Carrie stubs out her cigarette twice, right before she runs into Big and Natasha.

Ral0618
22

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Deliberate mistake: In the scene at the beach party, when Carrie brings everyone beers, Miranda says "There's so much foam, I could ski on the head," but the cups are tipped toward camera and you can see there's no foam at all.

16

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Visible crew/equipment: A white screen and crew member holding a boom mic are reflected in Samantha's glasses when she is talking to Carrie on the beach.

Sacha Premium member
4

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Deliberate mistake: When the girls are on the beach, Carrie's narration says "It was a sunny day", but instead it is a grey and cloudy one. Surely the filming schedule was tight and they had to cope with that day's weather.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: At the party, when the doctor leaves, Laurel holds the drink with her left hand but a shot later it's on her right hand.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: Carrie and the doctor are dating for the day after and a waiter approaches on the left. A shot later he disappears.

Sacha Premium member

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Carrie meets the doctor there's a couch right behind them, plus a table next to him and another couch behind Carrie. A shot later they're surrounded by people despite the place being packed with stuff a second ago.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Carrie meets the doctor there's a waiter behind them who walks away towards Carrie's direction but suddenly disappears in the following shot.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: At the beach party, a fan meets Carrie who holds her beer with both hands or one depending on the angle.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Samantha meets the doctor at the beach her legs are crossed or not depending on the angle.

Sacha Premium member

Samantha: There isn't enough wall space in New York City to hang all of my exes. Let me tell you, a lot of them were hung.

More quotes from Sex and the City

Trivia: Cynthia Nixon, who plays redhead Miranda Hobbes, is a natural blonde. She had to dye her hair for the role.

More trivia for Sex and the City

Show generally

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.

More questions & answers from Sex and the City

Join the mailing list

Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Check out the mistake & trivia books, on Kindle and in paperback.