The Flintstones

The Flintstones (1960)

37 mistakes in Itty Biddy Freddy

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Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When we first see Fred and Barney on stage at "The Ed Sullystone Show", the curtain behind them has creases, but in a close-up of the two, it appears completely flat.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred sees the small boulder going downwards on the scale, his eyebrows are missing, but re-appear seconds later.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Barney is knocking on the door at Fred's house after seeing an advert in the newspaper, Fred says "I'll get it, Wilma!" and stops near the door. At this point, Fred is well away from the door, but in the next shot he is now standing near the corner of it.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred starts shrinking after he has drunk all of the reducing formula, he is holding a mixing bowl in his right hand. When he has fully shrunk, the bowl is nowhere to be seen.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: At the auditions for "The Ed Sullystone Show", there is a man with a performing dog and when we first see the dog, he has a collar around his neck. When he starts performing, the collar has disappeared.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred steps on the scales with the reducing formula, there is a table with chemistry equipment behind him. In the close-up of Fred in the next shot, the table disappears, and in the shot after that, it is back again.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When the bird flies back into its box after telling the doctor that Fred and Barney have arrived, the switch on the box is initially pointing down but in the next shot it has moved up.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When the nurse says "What a cute little boy!" to Fred at the doctor's surgery, you can see there nothing around Fred, but when the camera closes in on Fred in the next shot, small rocks have appeared.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Bamm-Bamm is placing the plank of wood into the sandpit, you can see that by the sandpit there is a bucket with a spade in it, but in the next shot the spade is now positioned near the sandpit.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When the doctor tells Fred to take aspirin twice daily, Fred is positioned near the corner of the doctor's table and Barney is right behind him. But in a close-up of Fred in the next shot, Barney is nowhere to be seen.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred is standing next to Ed Sullystone and Ed says "Dumb-looking too" to him during the audition, Fred's size decreases between shots.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Pebbles is playing with her blocks on the rug, she puts a white block with a red "L" on it by her side that disappears a few shots later.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred is at Barney's house, he knocks on the door and says, "Open up, Barney, it's me!" When the door opens, Fred's arm disappears.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Barney shows Fred the circled ad in the newspaper about auditioning for "The Ed Sullystone Show", we see a close-up of the ad and you can see that the circle around the ad is completely different from the one seen in the previous shot.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred goes over to Wilma after she drops the cups and saucers after seeing him shrunk, the broken crockery that surrounds him is completely different to what's seen in the previous shot.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Fred and Barney are in the doctor's surgery, the doctor produces a lollipop for Fred. When he produces the lollipop, you can see it's well away from Fred, but as the shot changes the lollipop is much closer to him than it was in the previous shot.

Itty Biddy Freddy - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Fred tells Wilma that he is giving up inventing for good at the end of the episode, you can see that Betty is sitting next to Wilma on the couch. When we see a close-up of Fred in the next shot, Betty is missing.

Fred Flintstone: Where's your get up and go?
Barney Rubble: It just got up and went.

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Trivia: The show's original title was "The Flagstones.".

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