Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls (2000)

23 mistakes in season 5

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Blame Booze and Melville - S5-E21

Visible crew/equipment: When Sookie and Jackson rush out of their house because Sookie's in labor, just as Rory tells Lorelai that they should have thrown the baby shower earlier, the reflection of the boom pole and microphone can be seen on the hood of the van. (00:12:35)

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But I'm a Gilmore! - S5-E19

Visible crew/equipment: At the start, Lorelai brings home the bags of assorted tacos, and when Lorelai stands at the counter pouring coffee, the red T-mark can be seen taped to the floor where she's standing. (00:00:50)

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But I'm a Gilmore! - S5-E19

Visible crew/equipment: After Luke admonishes Sookie and takes the ladle away from her, when it cuts to Logan's dining room we can see the crew's mat with blue gaffer tape at the bottom left corner of the screen. (00:26:25)

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So... Good Talk - S5-E16

Visible crew/equipment: When Emily enters the diner and says hello to Luke, two yellow T-marks can be seen taped to the floor, then when she approaches the counter the actor's blue tape mark can be seen at Luke's feet, and as Luke walks to the coffeemaker another tape mark becomes visible. (00:40:20)

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Norman Mailer, I'm Pregnant! - S5-E6

Visible crew/equipment: While Lorelai is looking for her keys, when she takes her toasty socks out of the oven and puts them on, the T-mark can be seen on the floor beside her. (00:01:20)

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Tippecanoe and Taylor, Too - S5-E4

Visible crew/equipment: After Lane and her bandmates listen to the tape with the song Believe It or Not (theme song of The Greatest American Hero), when Zack says, "I'm not wearing smelly wood on my face," the T-mark on the floor can be seen at Brian's feet. (00:29:00)

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Written in the Stars - S5-E3

Visible crew/equipment: When Maisy sends Buddy to the kitchen to bring Luke and Lorelai the food without garlic, in the next shot just as Maisy tells Lorelai, "It's nice to meet you," the tape mark can be seen on the floor behind Maisy's feet. (00:17:35)

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Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller - S5-E1

Visible crew/equipment: Near the start, after Rory tells Lorelai that Dean came over to borrow something, just as Dean opens the door the reflection of a crew member can be seen on the door's window. (00:02:50)

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Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller - S5-E1

Visible crew/equipment: At the start of the shot as Emily's luggage is placed beside the car and Emily is about to walk out the door, the boom pole can be seen at the top left side of the screen and the boom mic can be seen at the top center of the screen. (00:38:40)

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So... Good Talk - S5-E16

Continuity mistake: When Lane delivers lunch from Luke's to Rory in the bookstore, the couple seen outside (man in black jacket and woman in white coat) are seen approaching and picking up a magazine not once but four times. They re-approach and pick up the magazine in each camera shot of Lane. (00:27:45)

Written in the Stars - S5-E3

Character mistake: This mistake happens in the town meeting scene. They are talking about the two business owners that dated, then moved when it ended badly. It hurt the town's economy. First it was said that Faye sold flowers and the guy sold candy. Then they said that Faye sold candy.

A House Is Not a Home - S5-E22

Visible crew/equipment: When Mrs. Kim calls Gill over to look at his van, he tells her it's not big enough for a tour van, and two tape marks can be seen on the ground - one where Lane stands and one where Mrs. Kim stands. (00:37:05)

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Come Home - S5-E12

Visible crew/equipment: During the Dragonfly's staff meeting, when Michel stands up and announces, "We have a problem with some honor bar discrepancies," the T-mark can be seen on the floor between Michel and Lorelai. (00:06:30)

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Emily Says Hello - S5-E9

Visible crew/equipment: When Lorelai and Christopher are at the Dragonfly looking at the lunch menu, filming equipment (looks like the second camera) can be seen at the left side of the screen, and it's visible again when Lorelai describes Michel and the bathrobe bandits. (00:22:15)

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Emily Says Hello - S5-E9

Visible crew/equipment: After Emily asks Lorelai to help her with dating etiquette, when Lorelai and Rory leave the house some filming equipment can be seen at the top left side of the screen. (00:20:20)

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The Party's Over - S5-E8

Visible crew/equipment: While Liz and TJ are arguing in Luke's bathroom, when Luke puts the lid on the plastic container with the cheesecake for Lorelai to take home, the shadow of the bouncing boom mic can be seen on the cabinet over the stove. (00:36:25)

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A House Is Not a Home - S5-E22

Continuity mistake: When Lorelai is talking to Richard and Emily about Rory, Richard writes down the name of an attorney and closes his memo pad but in the next shot it is open again with his pen poised.

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How Many Kropogs to Cape Cod? - S5-E20

Visible crew/equipment: When Emily notices her sewing box is missing and picks up the replacement there is a mic in the top right corner. (00:34:35)

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The Party's Over - S5-E8

Continuity mistake: Lorelai and Luke are having a romantic dinner in his apartment. She puts candles in the sticks at an angle, but when they return to the table the candles are straight in their holders. (00:18:00)

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How Many Kropogs to Cape Cod? - S5-E20

Character mistake: On the first day of Rory's internship, she is told she needs to get an ID, to which she replies she never had an ID before, but she got an ID during her first day at Yale, which she and friends later pretended to lose to get new ones.

Pilot - S1-E1

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

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Trivia: In some episodes, Rory speaks Spanish (e.g when she is talking to her grandmother's maid). She speaks very poorly, typical "school-Spanish". This is just acting; Spanish is actually Alexis Bledel's first language. Her mother is from Mexico and her father is from Argentina.

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