Roswell

Roswell (1999)

64 mistakes in season 1

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Independence Day - S1-E15

Continuity mistake: Near the end, when Michael is making his omelette, he switches from looking up to looking down between the shots on his right and left sides. (00:37:20)

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Independence Day - S1-E15

Continuity mistake: Early in Amy and Valenti's conversation in his office, Amy's arms change continually from at her sides to crossed in front of her to gesturing. (00:28:30)

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Blind Date - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: In the closeup, the burning picture curls forward, but in the wider shot as Nasedo drops it into the flames, it is warped backward. (00:42:50)

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Blind Date - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: When Maria goes back to the other side of the stage and Alex runs after her, she hunches her shoulders and changes her breathing between shots. (00:37:30)

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The Convention - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: In the climactic scene where Hubble threatens Max with the gun, Hubble shifts back and forth between holding the gun with both hands and with one hand between front shots and reverse shots. (00:40:35)

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The Convention - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: Max tackles Hubble, who loses his grip on the gun as they drop to the ground, but the sound of the gun hitting the ground occurs slightly after the shot where it does so. Moreover, Hubble is still holding the gun tightly as Max tackles him, but it has somehow traveled several feet and completely stopped moving by the time they hit the ground less than a second later. (00:40:10)

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The Convention - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: Hubble describes pulling into the Peppers Cafe, then turns to Max and says accusingly, "You know that, don't you?" In the next shot, he's facing forward again. (00:35:35)

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The Convention - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: Throughout the scene where Max drives Hubble, the background keeps changing speeds depending on which actor the camera is facing. It's slowest behind Max, faster behind Hubble, and fastest in the shots that have neither. Also in some shots they are driving into the sunset and in others the sunset is behind them. (00:34:15)

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The Convention - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: At the beginning of his interview with Jonathan Frakes, Larry skips from looking over his right shoulder to looking over his left shoulder. (00:21:05)

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Into the Woods - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: After Kyle finishes his story at the campfire, he skips from looking directly at the fire to looking over his shoulder at his father. (00:25:20)

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Into the Woods - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: While Alex is worrying over his date with Isabel at the Crashdown bar, he moves his hands to cover his face. Shots over his shoulder and on his face show different hands raised and lowered several times. (00:16:55)

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Into the Woods - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: As Liz and Maria conduct their monetary negotiation, at the end Maria raises her left hand and says, "You're good." Cut to a different angle and her right hand is raised. (00:13:10)

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Into the Woods - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: In the trailer park, when Michael sees River Dog he is outside his home and standing next to a table. As he walks toward River Dog, he passes a brightly colored car. In the shot as he reaches River Dog, he's approaching from a completely random location between trailers, nowhere near the entrance to his home or the car. No time has elapsed; River Dog is still in the same place relative to his surroundings. (00:11:30)

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Into the Woods - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: As River Dog approaches Michael in the trailer park, he puts his hand on the trunk of the car next to him. In the closeup immediately following, his arms are at his sides. (00:11:25)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Visible crew/equipment: In the scene where Maria and Liz are talking in the bathroom, you can see the camera man in the mirror's reflection twice. (00:15:35)

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Crazy - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: At the end, when Ms. Topolsky is kidnapped by the special unit in the woods, the agent who grabs her gets out of the car on one side but when he gets back in with her he gets in on the opposite side.

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Blind Date - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: When Max is drunk on Liz's balcony, he draws a heart with his and Liz's initials in it. Then he lights it with his hand. Later, while Maria's singing, they show a flashback of him lighting it with the opposite hand.

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Suggested correction: It wasn't a flashback, he went back there and re-lit it, using his other hand.

Destiny (2) - S1-E22

Revealing mistake: Throughout the scene where Max interrogates Pierce, the projector changes slides at irregular intervals with no one touching it. (00:22:50)

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Destiny (2) - S1-E22

Continuity mistake: The agent chasing Liz and Max at the bridge in the beginning abruptly switches from the left lane to the right. (00:03:00)

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The White Room (1) - S1-E21

Continuity mistake: In the morgue, Michael flies back and hits the door twice. (00:23:20)

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Michael: Whoever sent us down here was smart, you know? Because they sent us together, and as long as we stick together, we're gonna make it.

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