The Simpsons
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Tree House of Horror V - S6-E6

Continuity mistake: When the Simpsons shed their skin at the end, the skin falls to the floor. In the next shot it's gone.

Tree House of Horror V - S6-E6

Continuity mistake: In the third story, the five remaining students are all in one classroom - Bart, Lisa, Milhouse, Wendell, and Ralph. Ralph disappears when the other four try to escape.

The Great Louse Detective - S14-E6

Continuity mistake: When Bob pins Bart onto the wall in the final scene, his pajama top is stretched up so you can see his stomach. It then zooms in slightly when he looks at his watch and his stomach is covered.

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Bart After Dark - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: At the town hall meeting Mayor Quimby's microphone is first seen to be plain grey. In the following shot it has dark lines on it.

Itchy and Scratchy: The Movie - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa are watching TV, Bart says something like 'I've got my ticket' and pats a ticket that is inside his shirt pocket (which there is none). But later in that same scene when they are still watching TV, both the pocket and the ticket have gone. (00:12:20 - 00:14:15)

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Mr. Plow - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: The old men beside Grandpa when Homer plows the retirement home switch places, depending on whether it's a long or a close shot.

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Homer the Great - S6-E12

Continuity mistake: As Homer is giving his speech to the dressed up monkeys, all of the monkeys are dressed in blue suits and you can also see there is one monkey next to the stairs on the stage. In the next shot of Homer leaving the stage there is now six monkeys, with only one wearing a suit and it is grey. (00:19:45)

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On A Clear Day I Can't See My Sister - S16-E11

Continuity mistake: In Sprawl*Mart, the handle on the shopping cart disappears between the time Grandpa pulls the cart loose, and when you see him riding inside the cart.


Burns' Heir - S5-E18

Continuity mistake: A criss-cross pattern appears on the fireplace during the closeup on Smithers after Mr. Burns told him that he doesn't have a heir.

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The Boy Who Knew Too Much - S5-E20

Continuity mistake: The American flag at the judge's right transforms to a plain white flag during the trial. (00:12:50 - 00:13:25)

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Tree House of Horror IV: The Simpson's Halloween Special IV - S5-E5

Continuity mistake: In "Terror at 5 1/2 Feet", when Milhouse decides that he is going to sit next to Uter, Uter all of sudden moves to the other side of the seat between shots.


Tree House of Horror IV: The Simpson's Halloween Special IV - S5-E5

Continuity mistake: At the end just before the Simpsons say "Happy Halloween everybody" they are about to bite Lisa (and make her a vampire). Maggie has no dummy (or in America, pacifier) in her mouth, but it suddenly appears when she closes her mouth.


Pygmoelian - S11-E16

Continuity mistake: When Moe is going to get a plastic surgery, the surgeon draws some marks on his face. You see Moe from a side view, and the marks on his face aren't visible from that angle. However, the marks on his face suddenly appear and you can now see them from that angle.


Lisa's Date with Density - S8-E7

Continuity mistake: The hole in Nelson's locker increases in size.

Like Father, Like Klown - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: When Reverend Lovejoy gives Bart a t-shirt "Gabbin' about God", Bart puts it behind his back, where it disappears in the blink of an eye. Look closely (pause helps), but it definitely does disappear.

Bart the Daredevil - S2-E8

Continuity mistake: When Homer falls down the gorge, the medics lift him up on a bungee and to the top of the cliff. Between shots the edge of the cliff changes from green grass to brown rock. (00:20:05)

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Bart Carny - S9-E12

Continuity mistake: When Bart starts Hitlers' car moving, for a couple of shots the "Iron Cross" disappears from the side of it.

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Colonel Homer - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: After Lurleen sings 'No-One Understands You', she puts on her apron and picks up a tray. On the tray, there are three bottles of beer. But in the next shot, Homer goes over to Lurleen, and there is only a cup. (00:07:15)

Radio Bart - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Homer, Marge and Sting are down the hole and Sting is digging, Homer is wearing a vest. But in the next shot when they find Bart and Homer moves Sting out of the way, he is wearing a shirt.

The Blunder Years - S13-E5

Continuity mistake: When Homer is being hypnotised, in some shots there are plates on the Simpsons table, in others there are not.

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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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