Sex and the City
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Cover girl - S5-E4

Continuity mistake: The second time Miranda bites her Krispy Kreme, its shape changes at least 3 times.

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Cover girl - S5-E4

Continuity mistake: When a woman picks up the book on the floor her bag is falling off her shoulder, sliding down her arm. A shot later it's resting on its shoulder.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: Carrie enters the chapel with Miranda and says the godfather smells bad. Carrie places her arm around Miranda, but it disappears a shot later.

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Cover girl - S5-E4

Continuity mistake: When a woman picks up the book Charlotte threw the curb, the place where she is standing changes between shots: in the close-up she is suddenly next to the edge of a cement block.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When Miranda greets Steve's mom, she holds the umbrella straight upwards, but from the opposite angle it's bent backwards covering Miranda's back.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When Miranda asks Steve if his mom is drunk, her umbrella swaps from lying on her left shoulder to lying on the opposite side.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: The way Steve's mom's plastic bag is tied around her head changes between shots. Check the knot.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When Steve arrives with his mom, he is either standing on the left of the cab's door or on the right.

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Unoriginal sin - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When Carrie is sitting with the publishers, the woman on the left puts down her glass twice.

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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

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 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: 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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Games people play - S2-E13

Visible crew/equipment: When Carrie is sitting at the table writing on her laptop after her trip with the girls to the sports bar, the camera comes round and you can see her TV. You can see a boom mic reflecting on the TV screen, and another camera.

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

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

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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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