Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends

Toad Stands By - S4-E20

Revealing mistake: In a shot of 2 vans singing "Pop Goes Old Ollie" you can see a spider crawling on the right side of the left van in the screen.

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Pop Goes the Diesel - S2-E12

Revealing mistake: When Duck goes off to fetch Gordon's coaches following his chat with Diesel, the device beneath the tracks used to produce steam continues to smoke long after Duck has left.

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Percy and the Signal - S2-E7

Revealing mistake: In a close up of Percy's driver, he is in Henry's cab.

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Percy and the Signal - S2-E7

Revealing mistake: When Percy is at the "backing" signal, his cylinder is sagging.

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Bertie's Chase - S2-E3

Revealing mistake: When Edward is at the last station, his whistle is crooked.

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Cows - S2-E2

Revealing mistake: After Gordon stops on the bridge for the cow, his wheels keep moving for 3 seconds.

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Cows - S2-E2

Revealing mistake: When Percy stops on the bridge, white glue is on his middle lamp iron.

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Cows - S2-E2

Revealing mistake: Edward has wonky eyes in some scenes.

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Thomas, Percy and the Coal - S2-E1

Revealing mistake: In some shots of Thomas and Percy, both engines have wonky eyes.

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Thomas, Percy and the Coal - S2-E1

Revealing mistake: When Toby pulls Annie and Clarabel, the latter coach has a loose roof.

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Thomas' Shortcut - S17-E25

Revealing mistake: Each time when Thomas takes a shortcut, the points do not change.

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Mucking About - S20-E14

Revealing mistake: Max's wheels can be seen moving backwards when he is actually driving forwards. Also, both Max and Monty's steering and wheel speeds are out of sync with their movements. These events happen throughout the episode.

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Thomas in Trouble - S11-E18

Revealing mistake: When Toby asks Thomas if he took on enough water, Toby's eyes are wonky.

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Pop Goes the Diesel - S2-E12

Revealing mistake: Most of the engines' eyes are wonky when Diesel says their names and their eyes are wonky in a few shots of them.

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Reds vs. Blues - S19-E15

Revealing mistake: Some of the team members of the football team are duplicated.

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Thomas in Trouble - S1-E22

Revealing mistake: In a close up of Thomas' driver, his cap brim is falling off and he has a hole in his head.

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Thomas in Trouble - S1-E22

Revealing mistake: In a close-up of Thomas at the beginning of the episode, his wheels aren't moving for 2 seconds. This is easier to see in the restored version.

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Coal - S1-E18

Revealing mistake: In a shot of Henry going around a bend in the country, you'll notice that the other side of the coaches is seen painted tan but the other side is painted green and white. This is because of budget limitations.

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Thomas in Trouble - S1-E22

Revealing mistake: In the first close-up of the policeman, the camera wobbles.

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Henry's Lucky Day - S11-E8

Revealing mistake: When Henry arrives at the forest where he finds his lucky trucks, one of the trees is not covered in snow.

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No Sleep for Cranky - S6-E1

Revealing mistake: The waves hitting the ship are obviously being sprayed by a hose.

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Wrong Road - S2-E22

Revealing mistake: When Edward crosses the viaduct, the last coach of his train does not have lighting.

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Thomas, Terence and the Snow - S1-E13

Revealing mistake: When Thomas gets dragged out of the snow by Terence, he is still covered in snow all around him, but two shots later, the snow has vanished.

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Toby and the Stout Gentleman - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: When Toby and Sir Topham Hatt are at Lower Arlesdale, Toby's face is loose.

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Toby and the Stout Gentleman - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: In a close up of Sir Topham Hatt, the camera shakes.

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Toby and the Stout Gentleman - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: The water is not flowing when Toby passes Arlesdale Lake.

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Thomas the Jet Engine - S6-E22

Revealing mistake: After Cranky unloads the jet engine, it is already turned on.

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Off the Rails - S1-E24

Revealing mistake: When the boys sing, the camera shakes.

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Trouble in the Shed - S1-E16

Revealing mistake: In a close up of Edward, he has Thomas' whistle sound and no tender.

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Wrong Road - S2-E22

Revealing mistake: When Gordon says, "I am Gordon! Stop! Stop!", his eyes are wonky.

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Thomas and Bertie - S1-E14

Revealing mistake: When Thomas leaves Dryaw, in the background, the biplane's propeller stops spinning, revealing that the propeller is actually a CD.

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The Sad Story of Henry - S1-E3

Revealing mistake: When the passengers try to pull Henry out of the tunnel, they have putty on their feet. Sir Topham Hatt's hand is also purple.

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Thomas and the Billboard - S12-E1

Revealing mistake: At the beginning of the episode, Henry has Gordon's face.

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Thomas Puts the Brakes On - S12-E17

Revealing mistake: In the very last shot of the episode, Thomas and Stanley are faceless.

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Edward Strikes Out - S10-E17

Revealing mistake: In a close up of Gordon after Rocky clears the tracks, Gordon has wonky eyes.

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Off the Rails - S1-E24

Revealing mistake: When Gordon is being pulled from the pond, in the close up scene of Gordon reversing up the sleeper bed, the front of his buffer beam/running board catches on the upright stake to the right hand side of the worker figure, pulling it back before it rights itself. (easier to see on widescreen version).

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Bust My Buffers! - S16-E9

Revealing mistake: In a shot of Gordon arriving at Brendam Docks, only half of his tender is visible.

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Rock 'n' Roll - S4-E10

Revealing mistake: When the passengers lift Duncan back onto the rails, his trailing wheels are still derailed.

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Saved from Scrap - S2-E4

Revealing mistake: When Edward sees Trevor for the first time, the edge of the set is reflected on Edward's boiler.

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Thomas' Christmas Party - S1-E26

Revealing mistake: In the very last shot of the episode, loads of wires are visible in front of the engines and behind the turntable.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: At the end, when Thomas backs some coaches into the station, he starts moving after 3 seconds the camera starting rolling.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: When Thomas passes the leveling crossing for a second time, the cars at the crossing have no drivers.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: When Thomas goes back to the station to try again from the signal, when he starts, the steam is coming from the track and not from Thomas.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: When Thomas passes a yard with a black car and a red car, you can see tyre marks on the ground from previous takes.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: Just before Thomas goes over the switch, his left eye is uneven and then when he crosses the switch, it readjusts itself.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: When Thomas leaves the sheds, his driver doesn't have a face.

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Thomas' Train - S1-E5

Revealing mistake: At the beginning of the episode, the end of the set is visibly reflected of Gordon's smoke box in a close-up of Gordon.

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The Runaway - S2-E10

Revealing mistake: When Thomas' fireman is ill, you can see a brief flash of red outside, meaning it's James. (Note: same footage from Old Iron).

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The Runaway - S2-E10

Revealing mistake: When Duck comes to Terence's field, the end of the track leads right into the bushes right behind duck.

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The Runaway - S2-E10

Revealing mistake: When Duck is happy at the beginning, the breakdown train's buffer on the right is broken.

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Edward, Gordon and Henry - S1-E4

Revealing mistake: When Gordon passes a signal, the track under him wobbles.

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Thomas, Percy and the Dragon - S3-E7

Revealing mistake: When Thomas asks Percy about the guard leaving the light on, Thomas' right eye jitters.

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Busy Going Backwards - S5-E23

Revealing mistake: The rails to the buffers are broken as Toad leaves the siding.

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Busy Going Backwards - S5-E23

Revealing mistake: When Toad switches lines to avoid Gordon, the track ends in bushes.

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Off the Rails - S1-E24

Revealing mistake: When Gordon puffs into the ditch his face looks wonky and wires are visibly attached to his cab.

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James and the Trouble with Trees - S5-E5

Revealing mistake: In the end of the episode, you can see James doesn't have his face fitted on correctly, as the gap between it and his eyes appears to be exposed.

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A Bad Day for Sir Handel - S4-E6

Revealing mistake: When Sir Handel derails, you can see a small rod sticking up out of the ground from the tracks.

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Show generally

Revealing mistake: When Thomas collects Rocky, the points are set against him. This also happens when Percy enters the siding.

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Thomas Puts the Brakes On - S12-E17

Revealing mistake: When Stanley shunts Thomas into the yard, Thomas is eyeless.

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