The Simpsons

Kill the Alligator and Run - S11-E19

Continuity mistake: When Homer beats the train they are on a road, but then another train comes by and hits them right where the road was.

Bart the General - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Bart's army is attacking Nelson, there are a lot more kids attacking Nelson than there were training with Bart.

Bart After Dark - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: When the remote controlled plane crashes into the roof of the burlesque house, it is seen to hit only the side of the roof, yet when Bart goes to reclaim the plane, it is nested on the top of the roof.

New Kids on the Blecch - S12-E14

Continuity mistake: When Homer is pinching Lisa with the "jealousy bug", the sign behind him changes from a gift store to an antique store.

That '90s Show - S19-E11

Continuity mistake: When Marge is watching Homer's "Margarine" music video, the coffee in her cup keeps changing.

Jack Kaltenbach

HOMR - S12-E9

Continuity mistake: When Homer sits down in the movie theater, all the rows are completely full, including the row behind him. When he turns around to talk to Selma, the seats directly behind him are empty. Then, when Homer turns back to the screen, the Sea Captain and Dr. Hibbert appear sitting directly behind him.

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Tree House of Horror VII - S8-E1

Continuity mistake: In 'The Genesis Tub,' Lisa sits on a tooth-throne in the tub, which has red cloth draped over the arms with gold tassels around the edge. However when Bart comes to take the tub, Lisa stands up on the throne and yells "Bart, no!" In this shot the tassels are gone. (00:17:45)

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When Sideshow Bob is shouting and screaming just before he is taken away in a police van, Lisa and Bart swap places right before Bart says "Take him away, boys."

The Simpsons Halloween Special: Tree House of Horror - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Homer is preparing the barbecue, he is wearing an apron that says "Mafia staff apron". After he goes to pick up the lighter fluid, it reads "Maffia staff apron", and after he has lit the barbecue, it is back to saying "Mafia".


Lisa's Rival - S6-E2

Continuity mistake: The position of Ralph's Star Wars action figures changes the two times they show his diorama.

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The Simpsons Christmas Special: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: During the family's breakfast, in most shots Marge sits right beside Maggie's highchair, but in certain close-ups they are quite a few feet away from one another. (00:05:25)

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

Continuity mistake: The shot glass that Burns places on his desk disappears for several frames before reappearing. (00:05:45)

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Lisa the Vegetarian - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When we first see Homer feeding the can to the goat the background shows a wooden coop. In the next shot, a purple tree stump appears there too.

Barting Over - S14-E11

Continuity mistake: When Homer shows his "incriminating photos," you can see that in them, he is bald. We know from several previous episodes that Homer had hair when Bart was a baby. He even has a bit of hair when Lisa is born.

David Mercier

Flaming Moe's - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: At the end, the barriers outside the tavern change position. (00:21:00)


Bart the Mother - S10-E3

Continuity mistake: The bible that Reverend Lovejoy returns at the library is bigger in the first shot.

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Bart After Dark - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: At the town meeting Mayor Quimby's tan disappears in the middle of the scene.

Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: In the bar, before Bart stomps on Mr. Burns' foot, his back is toward Smithers, but in the next shot, his back is turned toward everyone else. (00:19:15)


Moaning Lisa - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Homer says "I can't concentrate with that infernal racket", the shot goes up onto Lisa's room. From the outside, there is no window frame on the window. But from the inside, there is one going right through the middle.

The Parent Rap - S13-E2

Continuity mistake: When Judge Harm is yelling at Marge and Homer after they have cut the rope, Marge is wearing lip gloss, and between two shots, it disappears.

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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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