The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead (2010)

6 mistakes in Days Gone Bye

(4 votes)

Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Visible crew/equipment: When the car flips in the chase scene, you can see the round canister used to flip it.

Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Factual error: Ten minutes into the episode, where they're setting up their police-blockade, a cop makes a remark about being in some TV-show when Rick Grimes replies with: "Make sure you've got a round in the chamber and your safety off". Next we see the first cop checking his gun (a Glock) for a round in the chamber and we see him flicking his thumb across the gun's slide catch: not a safety-lever. Glocks don't have an external safety, so the cop cannot flick a safety-lever like in the episode. (00:10:10)

Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Plot hole: Rick wakes from his coma with a perfectly trimmed beard. Clearly the hospital had been abandoned for a while, so no-one to trim it.


Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Factual error: The supposedly American tank Rick crawls into in Atlanta has US markings but is a British Chieftain.

Grumpy Scot

Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Other mistake: In the opening scene when the cop stops at the side of the road & walks between the truck & car you can see there is no engine or transmission on the truck lying on its side.

Days Gone Bye - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When the stinger is deployed it covers the whole road but in the front long shot it doesn't.

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