The Wild Wild West

The Wild Wild West (1965)

41 mistakes in season 4

The Night of the Avaricious Actuary - S4-E11

Continuity mistake: The letter from the Cyclops Insurance Company that Gordon pulls out of his pocket is folded, wrinkled, and well-worn. In the close up of the same letter West reads, the letter is white, pristine, and not wrinkled or folded.

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The Night of the Doomsday Formula - S4-E2

Revealing mistake: When West rescues the doctor's daughter from the flames by swinging down from his rope, the face of the stuntman playing the daughter for this scene is obvious.

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The Night of the Pistoleros - S4-E19

Continuity mistake: As West shoots it out with a bandito, the door jamb West uses for cover has a varying amount of bullet holes in it.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Other mistake: The sandbag that almost falls on Pike and West splits wide open upon impact with the floor, but subsequent shots of the bag show it almost intact.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: The barber chair West sits in has dark wood arm rests, yet the close up of his hand as he is being chloroformed by Loveless shows white arm rests.

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The Night of the Camera - S4-E10

Revealing mistake: As Bosley Cranston fights the bad guy, Pat Paulsen's stunt double does not look like Paulsen - the stunt double is much younger looking.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Revealing mistake: An obvious dummy floats out of the underwater coffin after West pops open the top of the coffin.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: As Jeremy Pike holds the glass of brandy, it changes position from being up to down, then up again.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Revealing mistake: At the beginning of the episode, as Jim West walks away from the newsstand vendor and closes the magazine, a 1967 ad for DieHard batteries ("The DieHard Fights the Common Cold") can be seen on the right-hand page of the prop magazine, in a modern sans serif font.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: When West and Pike pour a drink for "absent friend" Arte, the glass is placed between a newspaper and a silver dish. In the following close-up, the paper and dish have disappeared and the glass sits alone on the table.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: Footage of the train rolling into town shows two different locomotives.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: A townsman in a brown poncho and sombrero almost walks out of the scene in the long shot, but is shown entering the scene and passing Laurette in the close up shot.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: West's hands change positions as he speaks with Frank Harper. In the front shots West's hands are up, but from his back West's hands are down.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: The piñata lands and explodes at Harper's left, but when he gets up, the piñata's exploded remains are several feet to his right.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Continuity mistake: The exploding piñatas are blown to pieces in the attacks on West and Harper, but later Harper picks up one of the piñatas, which is intact.

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The Night of the Winged Terror: Part 1 - S4-E15

Revealing mistake: West's fist does not connect with the face of one of the Brass brothers he punches.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Visible crew/equipment: The wire suspending Pike's flying butterfly bomb is visible as it flies around the circus tent.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Revealing mistake: Dr. Loveless' body flies out of the cannon before the cannon's blast propels him out the barrel.

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The Night of Fire and Brimstone - S4-E9

Visible crew/equipment: The camera's shadow is visible on the wall map as Captain Butler speaks with West.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Revealing mistake: Stock footage of West and Gordon's train show it on a siding with no green foliage near it, but when West enters his private car, green bushes are seen very close to the train through the train car's open door.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: Loveless' goon holds his gun at a high angle to Pike's head, but the next shot shows the gun at a much lower angle.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: The pencil on Barlow's desk disappears in the view over Barlow's right shoulder, then appears when seen over Pike's left shoulder as the scene switches back and forth.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Character mistake: The store window's sign says, "Denver Mercatile" rather than "Mercantile."

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Continuity mistake: A man and woman walking in the background as Pike is being gassed are about to cross the street at a corner. As Pike is being lifted into the carriage, the same couple are just about to approach the same corner.

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The Night of Miguelito's Revenge - S4-E12

Revealing mistake: The steam-driven robot controlled by Dr. Loveless blinks as he is strangling West.

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The Night of Fire and Brimstone - S4-E9

Factual error: West fires seven rounds from his six-shooter without reloading to cover Gordon's escape.

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The Night of Fire and Brimstone - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: After West shoots the mine wall with the grappling arrow, the line connected to the arrow is taut. The quick shot back to West shows the line loose with lots of slack, then cuts back to the arrow and the line is taut.

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The Night of the Fugitives - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: West uses a chandelier to knock down a thug wearing a brown vest against the opposite wall in the Saloon. When West gets up, the thug is now lying next to West and wears a green vest rather than brown, and is also closer to the Saloon's bar.

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The Night of the Fugitives - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: David Desmond's cigar instantly changes from being elevated in the facial close ups to being at a lower angle in the shots from behind his right shoulder.

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The Night of the Fugitives - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: Monk sees West in a mirror escaping from behind the hotel's door. The immediate next shot shows West escaping again.

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The Night of the Fugitives - S4-E7

Revealing mistake: Ross Martin's stunt double is obvious after Hallelujah Harry's coach begins exploding. The stunt man looks nothing like Martin and has an obvious bald spot on his head, whereas Martin did not.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: When Jose' Aguila pulls down the net, he is in front of the bar. The next shot he is instantly punching a bad guy in front of a window, which is several yards from where he was at the bar.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: During the bar fight, Aguila and the goons he is fighting disappear from the scene, showing only West fighting some bad guys. Instantly Aguila appears in the exact same area where West was fighting.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Other mistake: While walking on the waterfront after the bar fight, West and Aguila's clothes are dry where moments before they dove out a window into the ocean.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Continuity mistake: While struggling under water with the kraken, West surfaces, then the next shot shows West deep underwater and breaking the surface again.

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The Night of the Gruesome Games - S4-E5

Revealing mistake: The guide wire of the knife Dr. Raker throws at West is visible, as is the hole in the wall where the knife point lands.

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The Night of the Gruesome Games - S4-E5

Visible crew/equipment: A film crew member's shadow is visible to the left in the scene of West getting his horse back on its feet.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Revealing mistake: Bubbles from the underwater camera crew are visible as West swims wearing the experimental diving gear.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Revealing mistake: The strings controlling the kraken's tentacles are visible as it attacks West and Aguila.

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The Night of the Camera - S4-E10

Continuity mistake: When West finds the half poker chip, he moves to place it in his left outside vest pocket with his left hand, but the next shot shows him placing the chip into the inside left pocket of the vest with his right hand.

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The Night of the Kraken - S4-E6

Factual error: West and Artie are trying to move a cabinet from the wall. A closeup shot shows West's left hand entering from the right side of the shot to press a button that allows a secret panel to open. Unless West twisted his left hand 180°, then him pressing the button as shown is not possible.

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