Sex and the City

Sex and the City (1998)

122 mistakes in season 2

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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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Evolution - S2-E11

Continuity mistake: When the girls are at the diner, Carrie pulls the money out of her money clip twice.

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La douleur exquise! - S2-E12

Continuity mistake: In the episode where Big returns from Paris, Carrie meets him at his apartment with a beret and 2 McDonalds bags. She says she got a Big Mac and a Filet O'Fish. She asks him which one he wants, holding the Big Mac in her left hand and the Filet O'Fish in her right. Instantly the sandwiches switch hands in the next shot as Big walks to the right.

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The awful truth - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: After Samantha reads Big's birthday note, her cup of coffee swaps between being next to her mouth to flat on the table, depending on the angle.

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Evolution - S2-E11

Visible crew/equipment: During the scene when the four girls are at the bar talking, you can briefly see the boom mic swing quickly overhead at the top of the shot. (00:06:10)

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Old dogs, new dicks - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: After Big asks for permission to smoke his cigar, Carrie's arms are either under the table, or on the table depending on the shot.

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The cheating curve - S2-E6

Visible crew/equipment: After Carrie lies to Miranda about getting her teeth cleaned, she turns around and you can see the shape of a square microphone pack through her coat.

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The chicken dance - S2-E7

Continuity mistake: When sitting at the bar, Samantha points to Charlotte and her date, who are heading up the stairs arm in arm carrying nothing. Yet in the next scene when they arrive at the honeymoon suite, they suddenly have their arms full with a large bag and a basket.

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Evolution - S2-E11

Continuity mistake: After Miranda says "That's why I'm never borrowing a dress from you" Samantha slaps her gently with her bare right hand but a shot later she has a mug in her hand.

Evolution - S2-E11

Continuity mistake: When Samantha says she's tried to go to a male gynecologist the man to her right is waving his menu, but a shot later he holds it still.

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

Continuity mistake: After Miranda has had sex, his boyfriend's pillow is either ironed in the angles shot from behind or wrinkled in the front shots. This swaps back and forth.

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

Continuity mistake: While jogging, Miranda meets Josh who has a group of kids running behind but they never appear in the following opposite shots.

Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Carrie cries out "where are our drinks!" and Samantha (yellow glass) turns around and raises her arms to call the waiter. But a shot later her arms are on the table next to her glass.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Right before and the moment where the girls sing 'Memories' the cigarette package on the table keeps changing positions in every shot.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: During cocktails, Carrie says "there are 2 type of girls" then two guys in a suit walk by behind her. In the following shot they disappear.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Carrie holds the wedding invitation form the upper part, then from the side and then from the upper part again, depending on the shot.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Revealing mistake: When Samantha tells Mr Cocky to be nice and easy she is not naked, but wearing skin-coloured underwear.

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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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