Sex and the City

Four women and a funeral - S2-E5

Continuity mistake: After the funeral, Carries takes a cigarette out of the pack. A shot later in a close-up she is repeating all previous movements.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

They shoot single people, don't they? - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When the episode ends a lighting screen is reflected on Carrie's lenses.

Sacha Premium member

The freak show - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Carrie and Miranda walk through the park with the boys there's a man in a blue and yellow jacket behind who suddenly disappears. (00:15:20)

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

The freak show - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: While Carrie strolls through Central Park with friends there's a living statue version of Lady Liberty behind, standing and talking to people. A shot later the people are gone and the statue is seating on a bench.

Sacha Premium member

The freak show - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Carrie sits by the fountain the whole scene swaps between close-ups of her or the boy with a very sunny light, and wide angles of both with a cloudier grey atmosphere.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

The awful truth - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: When the counselor tells Sam to play sexual games her boyfriend's hand is away, but a shot later it's suddenly on her shoulder.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

The awful truth - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: When Sam's boyfriend says "our sex life is diminished" his hand is on her right shoulder. A shot later it's on her left shoulder.

Sacha Premium member

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Carrie meets Miranda and says she needs to talk about Big, Miranda holds her mug with two hands or one, depending on the shot. This changes back and forth.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Miranda tells the girls to stop talking about sex and men, the way the bills are laid on the table changes between shots.

Sacha Premium member

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Miranda pays for the breakfast the blue napkin on the table keeps changing positions between shots.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Miranda is replied about "Charlotte's boyfriend's balls" she grabs a mug. A shot later she's got a wallet instead.

Sacha Premium member

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: Miranda leaves to order the breakfast check and Sam starts to take a spoon of cereal to her mouth. A shot later Miranda shows up (all of the chitchat continues, so there's no ellipsis) and Sam's spoon is back in the bowl and she is already chewing. The part of her eating is missing.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: During breakfast, when Miranda says "Big's out of the picture" the newspaper disappears from the table.

Sacha Premium member

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: During breakfast, after Carrie and Sam check the newspaper, none of Miranda's movements are continuous: She swaps from using the fork to drinking to leaving the mug. Continuity mayhem.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Charlotte shows the newspaper to her friends it is wrinkled all over, but a shot later it is neatly folded.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Carrie picks the flyball Sam stands up and there's nothing in her right hand. A shot later a cup appears. Then it disappears again and a frame afterwards it appears next to the hot dog.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: At the stadium, when Sam orders a beer Carrie's leg is either on top of the chair or in between two chairs, depending on the angle.

Sacha Premium member

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: At the stadium Sam leaves her cup on the floor and stands-up to order beer. When she does so the cup reappears in her hand.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Take me out to the ballgame - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: At the Yankees stadium, there's a man behind the girls buying food from a vendor. When the shot changes the vendor is gone and the man is already eating.

Sacha Premium member
Sex and the City mistake picture

Games people play - S2-E13

Continuity mistake: When Seth tells Carrie that Dr. G's plant is plastic his hand is either holding the glass or not. This changes back and forth.

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.