The Simpsons

When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: When Mr. Burns is notified about the Leftorium, the can and can opener have disappeared from Smithers' hands. (00:19:45)

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Stark Raving Dad - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: When Mr. Burns notices that Homer is wearing a pink shirt to work, when he pauses and zooms in the video, Homer is looking almost directly at the camera. In the next shot, though, he is looking more to his left. The people surrounding him also change. (00:03:05)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When Skinner gets trapped under the papers, the jars on the shelves change color between shots. (00:19:15)

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Flaming Moe's - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: At the bar, we see Mrs. Krabappel, and she disappears for the rest of the scene. (00:13:40)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When Skinner is set free, while holding onto the vacuum, he changes position between shots. (00:20:15)

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Suggested correction: In the first shot he is holding on using on his one free arm - as soon as his second arm is free he grabs on with that as well, this is the change of position listed.

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: In the beginning, when Bart finds that the dog ate his homework, the poster on Bart's door has disappeared for one shot. (00:01:45)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When the mobsters enter Skinner's office, the phone on his desk changes position between shots. Also, the name bar on his desk doesn't read anything on it. (00:13:50)

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I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: In the episode which recalls how Homer and Marge got married, Homer writes a note to Marge on a piece of paper entitled 'From The Pen Of Patty' he SCRIBBLES out Patty's name and writes his own, but when Marge reads the note, 'Patty' only has a single straight line through it. The word "HOMER" also changes.

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

Continuity mistake: While Bart is in school, Sherri and Terri are making him comfortable. One of the twins vanishes for one shot, and their skin color keeps changing from white to yellow. (00:11:05 - 00:12:15)

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Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: At the Tavern, when Homer slaps the money on the table, the white cloth that Moe was holding has vanished. (00:04:55)

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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: If you watch carefully, the same footage of Bart and Skinner slamming locker doors is used. The easiest to spot is the shots of the camera at Bart from inside a locker, where a kid's scrapbook is on the left side. (00:19:45)

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The Otto Show - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: Just after Bart has played the guitar in the street, he picks up two books. Before Bart picks them up they are green but they instantly turn blue when he does pick them up. Then when he gets on the bus the books have disappeared completely.

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When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: At the beginning, when there is an overhead shot of the Simpsons' lawn, the broken lawn mower has disappeared. (00:01:20)

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Dog of Death - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Barney are talking about the lottery, Barney says, "130 million." Then, they set their mugs on the table but when they all run off their mugs have disappeared. (00:01:50)

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Homer at the Bat - S3-E17

Continuity mistake: When Burns first shows the team the nerve tonic, the "&" on the 'Brain & Nerve Tonic' label is facing backward, but as Burns pulls it away it faces forward. Then as he moves it around as he's talking, the "&" switches between facing forward and facing backward again. This happens all in the one shot.

Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: In the parking lot, when Carl arrives, he is wearing a blue tuxedo. It changes to a lighter blue, and then back to its normal color when he gets in the car. (00:07:05)

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When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: At the end, you can briefly see Dr. Marvin Monroe. The cigar he is holding instantly changes from white to brown. (00:21:25)

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Like Father, Like Klown - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: When Krusty rings his father, there are glasses on the bedside table. In the next shot they are gone. Meanwhile the other objects on the table have moved around.

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Bart the Lover - S3-E16

Continuity mistake: When Edna waits in The Gilded Truffle, she checks her watch. In the next shot the watch has gone. (00:15:40)

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Radio Bart - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Marge puts Maggie to bed, her pacifier changes from red to light brown between shots. (00:08:10)

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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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