Family Guy

Family Guy (1999)

76 mistakes in season 4

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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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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.

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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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Fat Guy Strangler - S4-E17

Continuity mistake: When Lois turns on her parents' bedside lamp, it only casts a small beam of light onto the floor, but later in that scene, the same beam of light is much bigger. (00:06:15)

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Sibling Rivalry - S4-E22

Continuity mistake: When Stewie and Bertram are parachuting down to Earth after the air strike, their parachutes get much closer to each other between shots. This occurs just before they start slapping each other.

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Petarded - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: As Brian is saying "OK, you know what, fine, you are a genius", the glass of water disappears. (00:05:55)

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

Continuity mistake: When Francis is standing on a chair, nailing the crucifix above the door, the bottom of the crucifix overlaps onto the door frame, but when Francis comes down from the chair, the bottom of the crucifix is above the door frame.

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Brian the Bachelor - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: When Chris is sitting on his bed talking to Doug, the squares on his quilt pattern get smaller. (00:15:05)

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Patriot Games - S4-E20

Continuity mistake: When Peter is giving the team steriods, the syringe always goes back to the same place.

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Brian the Bachelor - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: Just after Lois decides to get rid of Chris's pimple, the pimple changes position in relation to Chris's hair. (00:09:30)

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Patriot Games - S4-E20

Continuity mistake: When Peter and the rest are at the bar and Quagmire is telling Peter that he looked through his garbage, Quagmire's mug tops up between shots.

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Fat Guy Strangler - S4-E17

Continuity mistake: When Peter walks away from Brian with the hula hoop around his waist, he runs into the stereo, knocking a vase of flowers on the floor, shattering the vase. Next shot shows the mess cleaned up without anyone even cleaning it.

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Brian Goes Back to College - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: Brian stands outside of the gates of Brown University. The girl entering next to him has a backpack with a top flap that changes from brown to yellow and back. (00:08:05)

Petergeist - S4-E26

Continuity mistake: The table with the TV on in Peter and Lois' room is just a small table at the beginning of the episode when Stewie talks to the poltergeist. But as they speak to Stewie in the TV it's on a high up chest of drawers. (00:08:00 - 00:12:00)

Brian the Bachelor - S4-E7

Revealing mistake: When Brian tells Brooke "I understand", after he thought he was being rejected, his left ear disappears for a single frame.

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Don't Make Me Over - S4-E4

Continuity mistake: On the tour bus, in one shot we see Meg wearing her outfit that she wore when she had her make-over. Then about 10 seconds later you see her in a different outfit altogether.

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You May Now Kiss The...Uh...Guy Who Receives - S4-E25

Continuity mistake: When Peter drives his car in the field it is perfectly visible, but in the next couple of shots the car's gone, and so are the tire tracks.

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PTV - S4-E14

Revealing mistake: During the Ozzy Osbourne scene, there is a person in the audience with no mouth.

The Cleveland-Loretta Quagmire - S4-E5

Plot hole: Brian and Peter see Loretta and Quagmire having sex yet, they aren't sure who she's having an affair with. There's no way they couldn't have noticed it was Quagmire - the couch was facing the front door! And obviously Quagmire was on top of Loretta considering the fact that he leans up, says something, then she tells him to get back down here and finish.

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Fat Guy Strangler - S4-E17

Continuity mistake: When the fat guys arrive at Peter's group, pay attention to the Asian guy in the first seat third row. After they open snacks he has switched seats with the other guy in the first seat second row. The guy he swapped seats with hair also changes color.

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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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