The Simpsons

Old Money - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Lionel Hutz hands over the $106 check, Abe Simpson's room number is 18. After Abe called Homer, the manager of the Retirement Castle comes in. The number 18 has now disappeared.

22 Short Films About Springfield - S7-E21

Continuity mistake: When Skinner and the superintendant are having lunch, Skinner brings in four burgers. The superintendant takes one, and suddenly there is only one left.

Bart Gets Famous - S5-E12

Continuity mistake: When Homer is shouting at Skinner about losing Bart, if you look closely you can see that the box with the red cap goes past Homer. However, when he turns round and sees that red cap on a box, that box has already gone by.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: After the safety expedition has taken place, we see that when everyone is in Burns' office that by his main doors there are 4 buttons on the wall. Yet when a shot from further away is shown, they are not there.


The Great Money Caper - S12-E7

Continuity mistake: When they are driving home Marge starts to moan at the children to quiet down. In this shot she has no lipstick. In the next shot from outside the car she has lipstick on and has it for the rest of the scene

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The Trouble With Trillions - S9-E20

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Homer is eating a hot dog just before the post office closes for the day, the vendor behind the hot dog cart has a apron over his shirt. The very next shot the apron has disappeared. (00:05:05)

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The Front - S4-E19

Continuity mistake: When Homer tells Bart that he didn't graduate in high school, you see a small window in the back door with a light blue sky seen through it, indicating that it is day time. However when Grandpa comes to the door, it is night time.


The Springfield Files - S8-E10

Continuity mistake: When the 'alien' is seen on the news, it is shown on the film Bart made coming out of the trees, but earlier on, when the alien came out of the woods, Bart is seen not holding the video camera.

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Homer the Moe - S13-E3

Continuity mistake: At the end of the episode, Homer puts twenty dollars into Moe's tips jar, but in the next shot the twenty-dollar note has disappeared. (00:20:40)

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Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious - S8-E13

Continuity mistake: During the song "Its the American Way" Snake is robbing Hans Moleman during Chief Wiggum singing and Snake's hair is blue. His hair has always been a brown-red color. In the very next scene to confirm its a mistake you see him in the park saying "Yo Sherry Bobbins" and his hair is back to its brown-red color.

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Lisa's First Word - S4-E10

Continuity mistake: When the flashback of Ned and Todd Flanders singing in the Simpsons' doorway, Homer says he could use a TV tray. Then it goes back to the present time and Homer picks up a beer from the TV tray which is next to the couch. The TV tray was never there at any other point in the show. (00:10:40)

The Secret War of Lisa Simpson - S8-E25

Continuity mistake: When Lisa and Bart are practising for the 'Eliminator', Lisa doesn't have a rope round her waist, but when she falls she does.

Lisa on Ice - S6-E8

Continuity mistake: When Lisa throws her academic alert into the trash, she jumps half way across the stage without taking a step.

Much Apu About Nothing - S7-E23

Continuity mistake: When Homer comes home with Apu, Lisa closes the book she's reading and slides it to the side on the sofa. When she stands in the next shot,the book has gone.

New Kid on the Block - S4-E8

Continuity mistake: When Marge and Homer are arguing about Don Quixote, Marge's pillow disappears from under her head.


I, (Annoyed Grunt)-bot - S15-E9

Continuity mistake: The jagged piece of metal that Homer pulls from his arm disappears from the bedside table in the very next shot. (00:16:30)


Springfield Connection - S6-E23

Continuity mistake: When Marge is making celery soup, the front view of her shows just the chopping board in front of her. Then when Lisa talks to her the microwave is seen in front of her.

Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: When Nelson is handed the knife by his two friends, Martin, Bart and their cars have disappeared for two shots. (00:13:45)


Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: As Nelson crosses the finish line at the time trials, the front piece of wood on Bart's car breaks off. It is attached to the car again in the next shot. (00:14:10)


Tree House of Horror II: A Simpsons Halloween - S3-E7

Continuity mistake: At the very end of Part 1, Homer changes position between shots, and when Flanders wants a huge castle, it suddenly changes back to his normal house. (00:08:30)

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Continuity mistake: This is a mistake for the introduction from seasons 2-20 (1991-2009). When Homer screams, he turns round. You see this in a wide shot. There are no boxes to the right of the door in the garage. However, two just appear out of thin air when he runs through the garage. (00:01:50)

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Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

[The Simpsons are driving down a road as fast as possible.]
Homer: Dear God, it's Homer. If you really love me you'll save my life now.
[The gas needle immediately drops to empty and the car stops.]
Homer: D'oh.

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Trivia: The Simpsons holds the record for most guest stars; it is also the only non-variety show to have had appearances from three former Beatles (Paul, George and Ringo).

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