The Simpsons

Much Apu About Nothing - S7-E23

Continuity mistake: When Barney is tranquilised, he falls with his mouth closed. In the following shots, it's open, closed, then open again.

Homer the Great - S6-E12

Continuity mistake: During the "We Do" song, there is a character at the top of the screen who keeps changing colour. I think it might be Dr Hibbert, but his skin colour keeps flickering to yellow.

Diatribe of a Mad Housewife - S15-E10

Continuity mistake: When we first see the book-reading Ms.Krabbapple is sitting at the end of the row. The next time, Groundskeeper Willie is there. And the third time we see the audience, Apu has appeared in The Front row as well. (00:02:25)


Missionary: Impossible - S11-E15

Continuity mistake: This mistake happens twice in the episode. At first, when Homer arrives on the island, he gives the islanders some bibles and says "Knock yourself out." Ack says that they cannot read. Yet later when Homer is revealing the casino, Ack reads "The Lucky Savage-?"

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'Tis the Fifteenth Season - S15-E7

Continuity mistake: After the family discover the astrolobe, the gift tag disappears from its wrapping. (00:07:25)


Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: When Carl complains that he can't be fired, everybody behind him, Homer and Lenny has disappeared. (00:09:00)

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Suggested correction: No they don't they're still there.

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Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: As Horst and the guy talks to Homer, the guy is holding a folder in the first shot, then it suddenly disappears, before appearing on the desk without him putting it there. (00:12:45)


Lisa's Pony - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: When Lisa calls Homer at work, Homer picks up the phone on his left side. Instantly after, we see him hang the phone up on his right side. (00:19:00)


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

Continuity mistake: After Lisa declares world peace, when the two UN guys hug each other, the United Nations symbol on the wall has changed from purple to blue. (00:05:25)


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

Continuity mistake: When Homer picks up the monkey's paw for the first time, a person walks behind him. He has disappeared in the next shot. (00:02:35)


Bart vs. Australia - S6-E16

Continuity mistake: When Bart is trying to get the toilet water to flow the other way, the toilet can't refill that quickly with that number of flushes

Secrets of a Successful Marriage - S5-E22

Continuity mistake: When Marge is shopping at the Kwik-E-Mart she puts a red can and a blue can on the counter.When Apu tells her about the offer on hair dye he puts two blue cans into the paper bag.

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

Audio problem: When Homer is putting Christmas lights around the outside of the house, he falls from the roof. You can then hear Lisa and Bart sarcastically clap. But you can see they both have their hands by their side, and no-one is clapping. (00:04:55)

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Kamp Krusty - S4-E1

Continuity mistake: In the shot where Kearney is reading the letter sent by Marge whilst he is eating the jellybean cookies, there is a quick shot of Kearney's hand going to his mouth with the cookie to eat it. Note that there is nothing on his wrist. In the next shot where it is revealed that Kearney is reading the letter rather than Bart or Lisa, he has spiky, black collars on his wrist. (00:14:25)

Simpson and Delilah - S2-E2

Other mistake: When Homer is giving people tartar sauce at the cafeteria, he says "plenty for everybody" with his mouth closed at the end of him saying it. However the photo in the newspaper is shown with his mouth open. Also, for the last part of "everybody" his mouth doesn't move.


All's Fair in Oven War - S16-E2

Continuity mistake: Right at the end when James is at the toll booth, we see him wearing a watch on his left hand, then when he's handing the money to the toll booth man, he is not wearing it, then when the shot changes he's wearing it again. (00:20:35)


Fat Man and Little Boy - S16-E5

Continuity mistake: In "Fat Man and Little Boy," Homer, while playing with Malibu Stacy, picks up Lisa and runs away from The Front door, which is behind him. In the next shot, however, Homer runs out of The Front door and into the street.

Tree House of Horror IX - S10-E4

Continuity mistake: In "Starship Poopers," Kang always wears a glass thing on his head, but whenever Homer beats him up, it's gone.

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That '90s Show - S19-E11

Deliberate mistake: When Homer is watching Weird Al's parody of his song, he never turns the t.v. on and it isn't already on, but somehow it turns on.

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All Singing, All Dancing - S9-E11

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Snake first comes in to shoot the Simpsons, after they sing, he starts singing. When turns his head then turns it back, he blinks and his eyes disappear.

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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