The Simpsons

Stark Raving Dad - S3-E1

Other mistake: There are two mistakes when Bart calls the Krusty Hotline: 1, The cereal box says the phone number is '1-909-O-U-KLOWN.' Bart presses eight buttons on the phone. 2, as he is dialing, you can HEAR seven buttons being pressed. (00:01:45)

Yoshi

Flaming Moe's - S3-E10

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

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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)

Yoshi

Homer Alone - S3-E15

Audio problem: When Lisa screams "Mom" on the way to school, she just leaves her mouth open and doesn't close it. It should sound like "Maaaaaa" if she keeps her mouth open.

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I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: After Marge says she will marry Homer, at the beginning of the scene, the car is facing the power plant, and at the end, it is facing away from the plant. (00:07:45)

Yoshi

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

Continuity mistake: When the last wish is granted by Homer, when the index finger moves, you can see the refrigerator to the right of the hand. Homer was standing with his right arm facing the fridge. (00:06:55)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When we first see the papers on top of Skinner, the jar of preserves is not visible anywhere. It is beside him in the next shot. (00:19:15)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: Bart's bruised eye has healed by the time he reaches Skinner's office to lick envelopes. (00:02:40)

Yoshi

Stark Raving Dad - S3-E1

Audio problem: When Bart says "Krusty Hotline" his mouth doesn't move.

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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)

Yoshi

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)

Yoshi

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)

Yoshi

Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Audio problem: When the drunks find out they're going to Hawaii, one of them says "Maybe I'll marry Elizabeth Taylor." If you look at their mouths, though, they don't move right. (00:09:50)

Yoshi

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)

Yoshi

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)

Yoshi
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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)

Yoshi

When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Factual error: When Rod and Todd Flanders are roasting marshmallows in the car, Todd's marshmallow was the only one above the lighter, even though both of them have turned black. (00:17:40)

Yoshi

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

Audio problem: In the opening when Marge is warning us about how bad this years episode is, her mouth barely matches what she says.

Burns Verkaufen der Kraftwerk - S3-E11

Audio problem: When Horst is checking the power plant, he sees some radioactive liquid pouring out of the chimney, he says "That shouldn't be" but his mouth doesn't move when he says "be". When he spots the raccoons he speaks but his mouth does not move at all. And at the end when Mr Burns is mocking the German men, Horst says "Burns, stop it." but his mouth doesn't move.

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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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