Red Dwarf

Red Dwarf (1988)

90 mistakes in season 7

Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When the Nazi commander throws the crocodile at Ace, it changes size between shots. As he throws it, it is small and easy to throw, yet in the next shot it reveals it is taller than Ace.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Visible crew/equipment: When Lister does the log at the beginning of the episode, a boom mic shadow can be seen on his face throughout the scene.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When the tent disappears, Lister's locks are over his right shoulder. In the next shot they are over both shoulders.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: Lister screws in Kryten's replacement head (the one without the 'guilt chip') in exactly the SAME direction that he unscrewed the original head (to be exact - clockwise)

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When Lister claims his 'prize' the king's hands are on his lap. In the next shot his right hand is clutching the helmet.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: During Ace Rimmer's funeral, the blow up doll is not visible earlier in the scene next to the Cat, but then appears from nowhere.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski puts the cat in the disintegrator, it changes the way it's facing between shots and again when she takes it out.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: In the cockpit when the panel explodes, Lister's locks are behind his back. In the next shot they are over his left shoulder.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: Just after Rimmer tee's off playing golf, Kryten is looking through his binoculars. In the next shot he is holding them at chest level.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Kryten is looking through Lister's room, Lister's locks move from in front of his left shoulder to behind his back in one cut, and switch back and forth throughout the scene.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When Lister starts to read his comic, his locks move from behind his back to in front of his right shoulder, then back again between cuts.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When Lister unscrews Kryten's head, the plastic bag on the table moves between shots.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Visible crew/equipment: When Rimmer says that Kennedy was a fine man, a boom mic can be seen at the top of the screen.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: Able's head bounces off the simulant and lands behind him, yet when Lister sends the gelf and simulant back to their ship, the head is next to him on the floor.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When the Cat picks up the golf clubs, his hair is sitting on his left shoulder. In the next shot it is behind his back.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Revealing mistake: After the conversation the crew have about famous people with one arm, Lister gets up and his real arm is visible under his clothes behind his back.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Lister sneezes, his locks land on top of his head. In the next shot they are gone.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When the ducts are being backwashed, Lister's dreadlocks are on his right shoulder. But when the shot changes and he says "I hate this. I really hate this.", his locks are on his left shoulder. Then the shot changes again and they're back on his right shoulder.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: When the simulant drinks his drink, he lifts the cup up to drink, yet in the next shot he lifts the cup up again, repeating the same action twice between shots.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Starbug is attacked and the crew run to the cockpit, one of Lister's locks swings in front of his right shoulder. In the next shot it is gone.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: When the nanobots rebuild Lister's arm, throughout the scene his shoulders are covered by his t-shirt. When he looks down for the first time, you can see his shoulders are bare.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Plot hole: The man the crew find stampeded to death had been lying in the road for a year, yet he had not began to decompose.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Revealing mistake: At the end of the episode when Ace takes off in the ejector seat, a black cable can be seen lifting the chair up.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Revealing mistake: When Lister types Starbug's co-ordinates for the distress call, Lister's fingers do not touch the keyboard.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Visible crew/equipment: When Lister, the Cat and Kochanski arrive in the game and start walking towards the camera, a boom mic bobs briefly into the shot.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: A door has appeared in the main living area of Starbug that was not there in previous episodes.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When Lister and Rimmer are playing golf, Kryten is holding the golf bags in his hands. In the next shot they are gone.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When Lister drags Kryten through a doorway by his groinal attachment, he is using one hand. In the next shot he is using both hands.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Visible crew/equipment: At the start of the episode when the Nazi attacks Ace in the plane, a boom mic can be seen at the top of the screen.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When Lister picks up the camera at the start of the episode, he stands up and turns around. In the next shot, from the view point of the camera in his hand, the shot is still rotating as if he had just picked the camera up.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Visible crew/equipment: When the alligator lands on the German guards, a fluffy grey boom mic can be seen at the top of the screen.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When the Cat says Lister's wedding to the gelf was just beautiful, he is looking straight forwards. In the next shot he is looking at Lister.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: When the simulant walks past Lister, the Cat and Kochanski who are hiding under the blanket, he walks to the far right of the shot and a piece of material is hanging from him as he stops. The shot changes to show the simulant walking through the doorway, yet when the camera cuts back to Lister, the Cat and Kochanski, the piece of material is still in the corner of the screen meaning the simulant is still stood there.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Visible crew/equipment: After Lister gets the dental floss stuck in his teeth when he leaves the room, a white boom mic can be seen in the top left corner of the screen.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When Ace is firing at the Nazi guards from his parachute, a white sleeve is visible. In all other shots his sleeves are brown.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski wakes up, Lister's locks change positions between shots.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Lister punches up the Leviathan's destination, it reads 'Theta 4'. However, in the next scene in Starbug's medibay, Lister says that the Leviathan was headed to Delta 7.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When Ace crashes into the boxes, Kryten's left elbow is in front of the Cat. In the next shot it is by his side.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: Just after Kryten says 'you bet your ass' he is holding onto his groinal attachment over his shoulder. In the next shot, his arm is lowered.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: When Kryten and Kochanski are trying to think of famous one-armed people, Lister's guitar is sitting flat against his chest in all close up shots but it is lying flat on his lap in wide shots.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski asks if Kryten can transfer his nanobots to Lister, she is gesturing with her hands. In the next shot she has her elbows on the table and is leaning on her hands.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Kryten forces his way past Lister to get into his room, Lister's locks are behind his back. In the next shot they are over his left shoulder.

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Blue - S7-E5

Visible crew/equipment: When Lister says Kochanski was drying her tights on the radiator, keep an eye on the stars and the railings behind him. The shadow of a crew member can be seen moving on the bars and steps.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When Ace drives the bike out of the shed, the piece of wood is between the front wheel and the handlebars. In the next shot, the piece of wood is resting on his arms.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When the gunman ties the cable to himself, he walks past a window, then in the next shot he is stood in the centre of the same window.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Revealing mistake: When Lister sneezes out his front tooth cap, you can see the tooth comes from much further inside his mouth.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Revealing mistake: When Kochanski is on the phone falling through space, her lips do not match what she is saying.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: After Lister and Kochanski kiss, the sheet over Kochanski vanishes between shots.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When Lister gets Starbug out of the comet tail, he only has two locks over his left shoulder. In the next shot there are 4 over his shoulder.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Visible crew/equipment: At the end of the episode when Kochanski is hitting Kryten with the spanner, a yellow boom mic can be seen at the top of the screen.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski is in bed at the start of the episode, she is wearing stud ear rings. When she gets up to go to the kitchen area, they are now hoops.

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Blue - S7-E5

Revealing mistake: When the fireball hits Rimmer in the face, you can see the split screen at the bottom of the locker door.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Lister goes to get his duvet out of the shower, his locks are over his left shoulder. In the next shot they are behind his back.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: When Able takes his head off and throws it at the simulant, he throws it forwards towards where Lister is standing. The head manages instead, somehow, to hit the simulant standing next to the gelf on Able's left.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Revealing mistake: When Lister kicks the simulant in the head, you can see he misses him by about a foot.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Revealing mistake: When Kryten's head explodes, you can tell the head is a dummy.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: The cable attached to the gunman is pulled away from the wall when he shuffles past the window, yet when Lister opens the window, it is still attached.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: At the start of the episode when the Nazi commander is speaking to Ace, in all wide shots his left arm is wrapped around the crocodile, but in all close up shots his arm is by his side.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Plot hole: The alligator that falls out of the plane with Ace hits the ground several minutes after Ace does.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Lister is holding Kochanski up by the dental floss, his locks are behind his back. In the next shot they are on the left side of his head.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Revealing mistake: At the end of the episode when Lister screams, his superimposed face is off centre and is too close to his right shoulder. This was confirmed on the Series 7 dvd documentary.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski is banging on the pipes at the start of the episode, she is using her right hand. There is then a close up shot of the pipe and you can see she is using her left hand.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Visible crew/equipment: When Lister sneaks in to switch Kryten's head, as the camera follows Lister and goes around past the wall, the shadow of the camera can be seen in the green light.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When Lister pulls Kryten through a doorway by his groinal attachment, Kryten's cigarette is in his left hand. When the shot changes, the cigarette is now in Kryten's right hand.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: At the start of the scene where Kochanski tells Kryten to let Lister be independent, Kryten's hands are below his circular stomach screen. In the next shot his hand is touching his chest plate.

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Blue - S7-E5

Revealing mistake: During he Munchkin song, you can see the sticks attached to Rimmer'a arms making them march.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: When Kryten say 'you bet your ass' his cigarette has switched hands between shots.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: When Able screws Kryten's head on, he is standing in front of him. In the next shot, Able is behind Kryten next to the table.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Visible crew/equipment: When the crocodile is thrown at Ace, the crash mat is visible as he lands. The mat disappears in later shots.

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Blue - S7-E5

Revealing mistake: During Rimmer's Munchkin song, you can see Rimmer's chin keeps disappearing into his outfit.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Visible crew/equipment: In the medi-bay after Kochanski is shot, a white boom mic is visible in the top right corner as she tries to get up.

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Nanarchy - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: At the end of the guitar 'duet' Lister is looking down, then in the next shot his head is tilted back before he throws his head forwards.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski steps forwards to ask if Lister can fill up the tube, the hologram Lister and the Cat are stood behind her. In the next shot they have vanished.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Revealing mistake: When Ace accelerates away from the Nazi troops, he is holding a gun in his right hand. He should not have been able to accelerate away as the throttle handle is on the right.

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Blue - S7-E5

Revealing mistake: At the start of the Munchkin song, you can see a circle around Rimmer's head where the footage of him singing is inserted into the footage of the marching puppet.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Revealing mistake: When Able screws on Kryten's head he only turns it once, yet in Tikka to Ride, Lister screws his head on at least twice around.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: When Lister looks at the photo of the gelf, the shots from behind show one of his locks over his right shoulder. However, the view from in front of Lister shows the lock is gone.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Visible crew/equipment: When Lister shows Kochanski the bath, a white boom mic can be seen at the top of the screen.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Revealing mistake: When Caroline Carmen attacks Lister and kisses him, you can see Lister lift his head up to bite into her tongue before he spits it out.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Continuity mistake: After the Cat says about mooning out of the windows when Starbug gets hit, Kochanski falls back on her chair with her arms outstretched. In the next shot she is holding onto the monitor again.

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Tikka To Ride - S7-E1

Continuity mistake: In the last series, a point was made that the time drive is not a teleporter, so can only send them backward and forward in time in the one location (Deep Space). So in this episode, how can they now travel to Earth with the same device?

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When Lister and the Cat run away from the water, the Cat lands flat on his face as the water rushes past. When the shot changes he is sat back against the wall.

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Duct Soup - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: When the Cat and Lister run away from the water, the Cat has a backpack strap over his right shoulder. as he hits the floor. In the next shot both straps are over his shoulders.

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: When the Nazi commander throws the crocodile at Ace, the yellow curtain is behind ace as he falls. In the next shot, the yellow curtain is in front of him. It is clear he did not fall through the curtain as it does not move as he hits the floor.

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Beyond a Joke - S7-E6

Revealing mistake: When the simulant hits Able over the head with the steel bar, you can clearly see it bend. He hits him a second time a few moments later and it is straight again.

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Blue - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When the Cat picks up the golf clubs, he pulls them towards him, then in the next shot he pulls them towards him again.

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Epideme - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: When Kochanski shows Kryten she didn't really cut her own arm off, Kryten holds his arms out in shock. In the next shot, his left arm is by his side again.

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Ouroboros - S7-E3

Revealing mistake: When Kochanski is shot with the spear, the padding that gives the impression the spear is through her leg is visibly bulging in her trousers as ahe pulls on the rope.

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Blue - S7-E5

Audio problem: During the munchkin song, near the end, one of the lines of the song is "then he just might come round for dinner" - however Rimmer mouths "he might just come round for dinner" instead - swapping the words "might" and "just"

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Stoke Me A Clipper - S7-E2

Continuity mistake: The crocodile falls, it falls on Captain Voorhese's head. When the crocodile lands there is no sign of him.

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