Family Guy

Patriot Games - S4-E20

Continuity mistake: When Stewie pushes Brian down the stairs, in the background at the moment he pushes him that the stairs are visible behind Stewie as well.

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He's Too Sexy for His Fat - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: Just before the pest control team leaves for the Griffins', we see the black team member holding a shotgun in his hand. After showing Logan in shot, it returns to the black member and he's now holding what looks to be an MP5 machine gun. In the following shot as he starts to slide down the pole, the gun is once again a shotgun.

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The Father, The Son, and The Holy Fonz - S4-E18

Continuity mistake: When Francis arrives, he changes from standing on the threshold to standing inside the house, even though he could not have moved between shots. (00:01:30)

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Death Has a Shadow - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Meg is looking through her magazine in one shot there are just some adverts, but in the next shot there is a full page picture of someone. (00:01:20)


And Then There Were Fewer - S9-E1

Plot hole: The next morning the police are already parked outside the building, even though the bridge over the river is not built yet. How did they get there?

Brian the Bachelor - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: The interior of the Griffins' bathroom changes color (from yellow to blue), when Chris first talks to his pimple.


I Never Met the Dead Man - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When we first see the merry-go-round that Peter and William Shatner ride on, there are four bikes on it, but in the next shot, there are three bikes. (00:19:15)


A Hero Sits Next Door - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: During the scene where Joe is putting his trophies on the shelf, the size of the shelf in relation to the trophies changes. (00:07:15)

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Running Mates - S2-E10

Continuity mistake: When Peter and Lois kiss and make up at the end, Tricia and the press run up to them. As they arrive there is no-one behind Tricia, but in the next shot there are three people behind her. (00:21:15)

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Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows - S3-E17

Continuity mistake: When the family is eating dinner and discussing Brian's community service, Stewie's meal goes from breaded chicken to meatloaf in between shots.

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From Method to Madness - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When we first see the sign outside the Quahog institute of performing arts, it has a cartoon take on the comedy and tragedy masks in the corners. In the left hand corner is a black mask with big ears and a smile and on the right is a white mask with a frown. Later on, the black mask has the frown and the white mask has the big ears and smile and the 3rd time you see the sign it has changed back again.

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To Live and Die in Dixie - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When Peter and Brian are escaping from the locals in their car, they go over a ridge. They freeze in midair and a voice says "those Griffin boys..." and the screen goes black. Then, in the next shot, the whole landscape is different. Even though the angle of the shot is different, that doesn't account for the disappearance of Chris and Sam or the colour-change of the sky. (00:14:40)

Stewie, Chris & Brian's Excellent Adventure - S13-E7

Plot hole: When it is revealed that Chris's teacher was never born, Teacher Doug introduces himself, despite the fact that if Chris's teacher was never born, Doug would already have been teacher for the entire year, and therefore all of the students should know him and he would not have to introduce himself.

Yug Ylimaf - S11-E4

Deliberate mistake: The time machine reverting causes everything in life to go backwards. However, although the characters' acts are reversed, their lines always sound normal. (00:08:00)

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The Juice Is Loose - S7-E9

Continuity mistake: After Conway Twitty finishes his song, the scene cuts back to Perter and his family at the kitchen table. Take notice that Lois is sitting next to the back door, and Brian is sitting next to the kitchen sink and window. Keep an eye on that kitchen sink, window and door, because it will be replaced by a yellow wall with the telephone now being closer to Lois. Later as Lois, Brian and Peter are discussing OJ Simpson, the sink, widow and door return.


European Road Show - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When we first see the English family at the airport, the girl in red is carrying a blue pack, but in the next shot, she is carrying a doll. (00:05:30)


If I'm Dyin' I'm Lyin' - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: In the scene that parodies "Good Times" and the "JJ" character says the infamous line "Dy-NO-Mite!" as he comes home, his mother has a coffee mug but his father doesn't. In the next shot, they both have mugs.


Ready, Willing, and Disabled - S3-E15

Continuity mistake: The word 'Coach' on Peter's jumper changes in thickness multiple times just as Joe is starting the final race. (00:12:45)


Peterotica - S4-E24

Continuity mistake: When Peter is reading Lois his erotica in bed, the size of his paper changes just after he says "his really cool spaceship".

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Wasted Talent - S2-E20

Continuity mistake: In 'Wasted Talent', near the end of the Chumba-Wumba song about Joe being in the wheelchair, the Chumba-Wumbas wheel Joe till he is about 15 yards away from the gate. Then as the shot cuts, Joe and the Chumba-Wumbas are standing right next to the gate. How did this happen? Nobody moved him. (00:10:30)

Lois: Hello?
Peter: I can't take the trash out today, I'm working late at the office.
Lois: The caller ID says you're calling from the kitchen. In fact I can see you.
Peter: [Edging sideways.] OK, can you see me now?
Lois: No.
Peter: Now I am at the office.

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Trivia: The voices of Brian, Stewie and Peter (as well as other minor characters) are all voiced by the creator, Seth Macfarlane.

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