The Simpsons

Bart After Dark - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: When Marge goes to see Belle at the Maison Derriere she sits down with her.At first there is a white ornament on the small table in front of them but then at the end of the scene it has vanished.

Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: In "Krusty Gets Busted", Krusty's natural skin colour is established as yellow. In "Brush With Greatness" we see him wiping off the clown makeup to reveal that he has yellow skin. But in "Homer's Triple Bypass", he comes to visit Homer, with his white clown face, and tells him that "this isn't make-up". Other episodes after that also show that his skin is white.

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Kamp Krusty - S4-E1

Continuity mistake: When the kids rip Krusty's shirt to see if it is the real him he buttons his shirt up then in the next shot his shirt is still torn.

Brawl in the Family - S13-E7

Continuity mistake: During the scene where Grandpa is getting married to Amber, his reading glasses appear from nowhere.

A Milhouse Divided - S8-E6

Continuity mistake: In the beginning, the family is eating in front of the T.V. When Marge is complaining about getting the food all over the floor, she drops her meatball on the floor, and it leaves a trail of sauce on the rug. In the bird's eye view of the room, the sauce has disappeared until the shot changes: then it reappears.

Bart's Comet - S6-E14

Continuity mistake: When Bart is first introduced to the Superfriends, Ham moves around the table a bit. First he is seen sitting next to the kid with dark, curly hair, and you can see a plate in between him and Bart's plate, indicating that someone else is sitting there. This someone turns out to be Lisa, who after she is introduced, switches seats with Ham, making Ham sit next to Bart.


Dude, Where's My Ranch? - S14-E18

Continuity mistake: When Homer is playing the song on the piano, one of the photo frames on the top of it keeps changing from square to oval.

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Bart's Friend Falls in Love - S3-E23

Revealing mistake: When Bart tells Otto not to leave due to Milhouse not being on the bus, when Otto replies you can see that his left arm up to the headphone cable flashes pink for a frame.

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Bart's Friend Falls in Love - S3-E23

Continuity mistake: When Samantha is introduced to Bart's class, to Wendell's right and a boy sitting in front of him there is an empty column of desks. But in the overhead shot, this column has disappeared.


Homer vs. Patty and Selma - S6-E17

Continuity mistake: When Homer is walking upstairs after kicking Patty and Selma out for the second time, the wall that Homer was approaching is a darker colour than it usually is, and Homer walked up the stairs slowly. But a second later he closed a door, indicating that he went into a room. Are we really to believe that he could go very quickly from the stairs to a room in a matter of seconds?


Marge vs. the Monorail - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: Just after the Monorail has been seized by the "anchor" getting caught on the donut sign, the long stripe at the top of the side of the Monorail changes from being red to purple.


Bart After Dark - S8-E5

Continuity mistake: During the big song near the end, there is a birds eye view of everybody outside dancing and singing, and Krusty, Chief Wiggum and Skinner are there outside with everyone. But in the very next shot, they all appear out one of the windows, singing a line to the song.

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Diatribe of a Mad Housewife - S15-E10

Continuity mistake: When Marge is typing her novel on the computer, in one close-up shot of her we see there is a pencil on one side of the table and a pot of flowers on the other. Yet when the shot changes to further away we can see that the pencil has been replaced by a napki, a pot with two pencils has appeared, and the flowers have moved to this side of the table as well. (00:06:20)


Much Apu About Nothing - S7-E23

Continuity mistake: When Homer swings on the electric cable when attempting to get to his car, the cable has just appeared from nowhere because, the previous 'birds eye view' shot showed no cable.

Much Apu About Nothing - S7-E23

Continuity mistake: When Ned is struggling to get in the house at the beginning the door knob is light brown, then dark brown in another shot.

Simpsons Spin-off Showcase - S8-E24

Continuity mistake: In the beaver sketch, "Lisa" is holding Maggie in front of her to show everyone her first tooth. In the next shot, Maggie is instantly to her side.

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Lisa the Simpson - S9-E17

Continuity mistake: After Apu & Homer find Jasper in the freezer. Apu removes a note from his hand. Minutes later Dr. Nick walks in the door you see Jasper still holding the note then disappears again when Dr. Nick opens the freezer door.

Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore - S15-E12

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Milhouse arrive at Milhouse's home, there is a red car in the driveway. When Bart screams, it has gone. (00:05:10)


Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens, and Gays - S15-E8

Continuity mistake: When Homer sneaks into Maggie's room to smash the CD player, there is a yellow box with musical notes painted on it. The notes are different in each shot. (00:02:30)


I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When Marge's sisters start smoking in the flashback, there is only one ledge on the wall behind them. In the next shot there are three ledges and a clock. (00:04:05)


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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