The Simpsons

The Simpsons (1989)

140 mistakes in season 9 - chronological order

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The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: Just before Homer tries biting off the boot, he is wearing a watch. But from then on it disappears off his arm until he is trying to figure out how many hours it is from 9-5.

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Factual error: The windows of the World Trade Center couldn't open and the Twin Towers weren't in front of each other as depicted in this episode. They were at an angle.

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The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: When the camera pans down the Trade Center, there is no washing line there. But a few shots later, a washing line appears.

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: Just before Duff man arrives, Barney has loads of sweat on his shirt. But when Duff man pushes the big jug of beer towards him in the next shot, the sweat is gone.

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: At the very start of the episode, Moe is wearing a watch. But in the next shot when all the guys come in, and all following shots, the watch is gone.

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: In Homer's flashback, when the pimp chases Homer, who is covered in garbage, Homer runs away from him on one side of the street. When Homer runs on the other side of the street, he is not covered with garbage. When he climbs a ladder and falls into a manhole, he is covered with garbage again.

AAL117

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: During Homer's flashback, Homer passes the sign that says "Jeremiah's Johnson" twice.

Nikolai

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Revealing mistake: Homer drives his car through the man at the picnic.

Nikolai

Lisa's Sax - S9-E3

Continuity mistake: When Bart is standing on the bench, Jimbo and Milhouse are standing in the front row, on the right side of the screen. But when there's the closeup (a second later), there are children shown in front of Jimbo and Milhouse and the girl with the purple hair is gone.

Lisa's Sax - S9-E3

Continuity mistake: In the episode 'Lisa's Sax' (season 9, ep. 3), King Toot's music store is across the street from Moe's Tavern. However, in numerous later episodes, there are stills of Moe's Tavern that show King Toot's music store next door, not across the street as in the aforementioned episode.

Lisa's Sax - S9-E3

Plot hole: In this episode, Homer repeatedly says that they have no air-con or thermostat, but we saw that they had a thermostat in the first clip show episode. What happened to it?

Tree House of Horror VIII - S9-E4

Other mistake: In 'Homega man', Homer goes into the bomb shelter and does not shut the door, and you can still see it open for a while after he is in there. Herman does not close it behind him - you can tell by his skeleton's position. But Homer opens the door to leave the shelter after he has eaten the food, and it must have been closed for him to have survived the atomic attack, because it vaporised Herman, who was only a few feet away.

He's My Brother

Tree House of Horror VIII - S9-E4

Continuity mistake: When Homer pulls up to the stoplight, the number of cars in front of him changes. When he first stops, there are 3. When he gets out of the car, there is only 1.

Tree House of Horror VIII - S9-E4

Continuity mistake: Mutant Moe had one red mark on his face wile talking to Homer in the church, but when everyone attacks him, he has two.

The Cartridge Family - S9-E5

Other mistake: When Homer is muttering whilst walking up and down the home landing at night after being told he has to wait 5 days to receive his gun/license, Lisa being awoken by his muttering complains that it is 3am but her bedside clock shows 9.50/21.50. (00:06:55)

The Cartridge Family - S9-E5

Continuity mistake: The right handle plate on Homer's gun is fastened with two screws throughout the entire episode. But in the scene where he promises Marge to get rid of the gun and they hug in the kitchen, the gun is seen lying on the table with only one screw in the handle.

Twotall

The Cartridge Family - S9-E5

Continuity mistake: When the Home security seller is first seen, he steals an ashtray and a remote control off a speaker and turntable player both close to each other, When the shot changes the speaker and turntable player are much further away from each other.

The Cartridge Family - S9-E5

Continuity mistake: At one point Marge says "no guns at the dinner table" and Homer says "you said the breakfast table", then Marge replies "it's the same table". In most episodes they eat dinner at a different table.

The Two Mrs. Nahasapeemapetilons - S9-E7

Audio problem: When Homer is running for the food, after racing in the wheelchair with Jasper, he says 'Eat my dust' but his lips don't move for the 'my dust' part.

The Two Mrs. Nahasapeemapetilons - S9-E7

Continuity mistake: When the garden is seen with Bart throwing Hymns into the fire Apu's mother starts to walk to him and she must walk through a curved green structure.In the next shot of Bart,the structure has gone.

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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