Combat! (1962)

6 mistakes in season 1

(3 votes)

Escape to Nowhere - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: The ring taken from Hanley in the opening, mysteriously reappears on his finger later on.

Jean G

The Walking Wounded - S1-E30

Continuity mistake: After he changes the tire, the truck driver climbs into the cab with Saunders. But in the next shot, Saunders is alone in the truck.

Jean G

High Named Today - S1-E31

Visible crew/equipment: A film crew member wearing a white shirt is briefly visible when the squad fires at the barn.

Jean G

Lost Sheep, Lost Shepherd - S1-E3

Visible crew/equipment: After they climb onto the tank and as it begins to move, on the left of the screen and behind the branches you can spot somebody walking toward the tank and then quickly backpedaling. (00:10:25)

The Celebrity - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: Episodes weren't broadcast in production order, so the character of Billy dies in this one, but reappears alive and well in several episodes aired after this.

Jean G

The Walking Wounded - S1-E30

Continuity mistake: When he beds down for the night, Saunders removes his coat and covers the little dog with it. But he's wearing the coat again when he wakes up.

Jean G

Braddock: Don't just stand there sucking on a prune pit, get these men some water.

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Trivia: Actor Vic Morrow used a non-firing wooden replica of a Tompson submachine gun due to its lighter weight, thus being easier to carry. He used a heavier blank-firing model when it was required to be fired.

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