The Simpsons

The Fool Monty - S22-E6

Continuity mistake: Mr. Burns attempts to plan revenge on Springfield by placing The Town in a dome. However when Lenny tells Burns it has already been done, Mr. Burns tells the helicopters to stop placing the dome. In this shot, both Burns' helicopter and the helicopters placing the dome are the same height off the ground. But in the following shot, the helicopters are now 50 feet above Burns' helicopter. (00:18:55)

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