Sex and the City

Baby, talk is cheap - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: While having dinner with Steve and Aidan, the latter has his hand next to Steve's neck, but it disappears in the angle shot from behind.

Baby, talk is cheap - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: While eating, Sam says "wait for the signal" and grabs the cutlery. A shot later her arms are lowered behind the table.

Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: Carrie tells the stranger "OK, I do!" and he turns his head to the left in satiety. A split second later his head is turned to the right.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Revealing mistake: Exactly half a second after it starts to rain at the museum, the street is already soaking wet and covered in puddles.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Revealing mistake: When the cat is playing with the navel, it moves as if it has a life of its own, which is absurd and reveals that there was some wire or mechanism to move it.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: When Carrie arrives at the Guggenheim museum the building and curb swap between sunny or shadowy back and forth, no continuity at all.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: After the lady with the ice cream says "Never happened!" she stops staring at Carrie and looks straight at her ice cream. A shot later she is still staring at Carrie. (00:18:04)

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: When Sam tells the cop that Richard was eating a woman's p*ssy, Sam's right hand protrudes while holding the tape. From the opposite angle the hand is nowhere to be seen. Also, her left hand is on Richard's face in the first shot, but covering the whole picture a shot later.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: When the cop tells Sam not to stick bills on lamp posts, the first shot shows the bills crumpled and messily stuck. A shot later they're neatly placed. Then yet another shot later their position changes for a third time.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: When the baby starts suckling, not only does the towel disappear between shots, but it swaps between lying on the shoulder and covering the shirt's collar.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: Carrie holds a bag from the left side of the handles and tells Miranda she brought pain au chocolat. A shot later she is holding the center part of the handles.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: Miranda enters her place holding the baby chair with her right hand. A shot later she is holding it with her left hand.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: Before the girls see the sailors, all of the passers-by behind the girls have no continuity between any of the shots. People appear, disappear and reappear randomly in every single shot.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: Carrie argues with Charlotte and says "according to you, I'm done" and extends her arms, the left one holding a sandwich. From the angle shot from behind the arms are lowered.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: While having brunch, Carrie says she refuses to find love on those terms, and raises her sandwich. From the opposite angle the sandwich is nowhere to be seen and she starts raising it again. (00:03:41)

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: During breakfast, Miranda's knife and spoon lay messily on the table, but perfectly aligned a shot later. She couldn't have moved it offscreen because her arm is down next to the baby.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Continuity mistake: When Miranda starts breastfeeding the baby her towel swaps shoulders. Then it disappears and finally reappears on Miranda's left shoulder.

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Anchors away - S5-E1

Revealing mistake: When Miranda is breastfeeding the baby, there 2 obviously different breasts and bodies: In the close-up (real breasts) the areola is small; but the prosthetic breast has much bigger areolas.

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I heart ny - S4-E18

Continuity mistake: When Carrie watches the leaf falling the curb is fully lit. When she bends down to pick it up there are shadows everywhere.

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I heart ny - S4-E18

Continuity mistake: When Steven hands the baby to Carrie his chest is bare and arms are showing. When Carrie holds it he is fully covered and the arms are tucked inside the sheets. Then Carrie hands him to Miranda and the baby's arms are moving freely again.

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

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All or nothing - S3-E10

Trivia: This scene was actually filmed at Bergdorf Goodman. And the plates they are holding, are actually the price mentioned in the show. (00:07:35)

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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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