Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls (2000)

50 mistakes in season 2

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Red Light on the Wedding Night - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Lorelai, Rory and Max are having breakfast at Luke's, their coffee cups change from red to blue in one shot. Also Max's coffee cup goes back and forth from the left side of his paper to the right. (00:14:50)

Presenting Lorelai Gilmore - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: When Lorelai calls Chris to tell him about Rory's debut, she writes his new number on a gum wrapper. The shot changes to Rory. When it cuts to Lorelai again, she is reading the number from a notebook.

Red Light on the Wedding Night - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Rory and Lorelai are testing cakes for the wedding at Fran's bakery, Rory is seen taking pieces out of the raspberry cake several times. However when the angle changes you can see that the cake is whole as if none of it had been eaten. (00:00:45)


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The Road Trip to Harvard - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Luke offers Lorelai coffee, Luke grabs two paper hot cups, but the camera angle shifts and he is holding only one cup, then the angle shifts again and he is back to having two cups while he proceeds to pour the coffee. (00:38:10)

Back in the Saddle Again - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: When Lorelai sits down with Dean to discuss how "clingy" he is with Rory, both Lorelai and Dean's hand positions change between shots, specifically whether their fingers are laced, resting normally on the table or raised in the air.

Help Wanted - S2-E20

Audio problem: When Rory comes home alone and listens to her mom's message, she picks up the toy rabbi and its music plays, then the music stops when Rory's in the kitchen. When Rory answers the phone we hear the music start again, meaning someone picked the toy up. (00:27:10)

Sadie, Sadie - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Richard enters to announce Rory being in the top 3% in her class his handkerchief is shown with 1 point. When he then walks to pour a drink and turns around, it has 2 points showing.

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Teach Me Tonight - S2-E19

Continuity mistake: When Rory and Jess go for the ice cream run the rear-view mirror is missing, but when Rory tells Jess to turn right the rear-view mirror is attached to the windshield in the exterior shot. (00:25:30)

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Back in the Saddle Again - S2-E18

Visible crew/equipment: When Rory and her classmates arrive at Richard and Emily's house Paris opens the door, and just as they reach the dining room, the two boom mics are visible at the top of the screen. Also note the huge crystal chandelier is conspicuously missing. (00:25:35)

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Run Away, Little Boy - S2-E9

Visible crew/equipment: While Dean is watching the play rehearsal, when Tristan starts talking about the "first kiss" in the wideshots facing Dean, we can see the boom pole moving at the top right corner of the screen. The boom pole is not part of the student production. (00:33:30)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Rory: You sound happy.
Lorelai: I am, kid.
Rory: Did you do something slutty?
Lorelai: I'm not that happy.

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Trivia: Although, Rory loves coffee in the show, she hates it in real life. So, whenever she gets coffee from Luke, a stand, etc, Coke is the actual beverage in the glass.

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Question: Does Lane live with both her parents? I've heard her talk about "parents" in plural but I've never seen her father, nor heard anyone talk about him. Anyone who knows?

Answer: Yes, Lane lives with both her parents. Her father does live with them, but he was only seen in the Netflix revival.

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