Doctor Who

Doctor Who (1963)

3 mistakes in The Masque of Mandragora

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The Masque of Mandragora - S14-E1

Factual error: Giuliano explains to Sarah that he thinks the world is round as though this were radical. But this was the common belief throughout the late Middle Ages. The argument was about how big the Earth was and the ignorance about the existence of a continent between Europe and Asia.

The Masque of Mandragora - S14-E1

Factual error: Giuliano makes references to the invention of the telescope. Yet the invention of the telescope was at least a century after the events in the story and Galileo's experiments more than 50 years after that.

The Masque of Mandragora - S14-E1

Continuity mistake: When the Doctor is explaining about the Mandragora Helix, his scarf goes from being over his shoulder, to behind his shoulder and back.

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