Best animated movie mistakes of 1953
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Continuity mistake: When we see the Center News building at the beginning of the cartoon, you can see that there is nothing on the left window, but when we see Sam reading a newspaper in the next shot, there are now two pieces of paper on the window.
Continuity mistake: When Daffy sends the Martian an ultimatum, the ultimatum goes back into a bullet and lands on the floor of the Martian's spaceship. But when Daffy sends him an ultimatum saying "Ouch!" there is no sign of the bullet.
Continuity mistake: When Delores the elephant catches a peanut that Donald throws to her, the sky behind her changes from dark blue to light blue between shots.
Continuity mistake: When the elephant walks up to the bowl of clothes pegs, the number of pegs in the bowl changes between shots.
Continuity mistake: When Tom removes the packaging, you can see that it reads "Life with Tom by Jerry Mouse" on the front cover, but when we see Tom reading the book later on in the cartoon, the wording has disappeared.
Continuity mistake: When Bugs bends Toro's horns on the bull shield, the horns change position between shots.
Continuity mistake: Before Elmer runs off to fetch his gun, you can see there is a carrot near his feet on the ground. But when he returns, the carrot has gone.
Continuity mistake: When the squirrel attempts to cut the coconut with the saw, the saw's teeth break off and fall around the coconut. But when the squirrel returns with an axe, the pieces of teeth have changed position.
Continuity mistake: When Fred (Ralph Wolf in disguise) says "Hello" to Sam at the end of the short, you can see that there is a card in both the top and bottom holes in the "In" section of the punch clock. But when Sam begins spanking Ralph, the bottom card of the "In" section has moved to the bottom hole of the "Out" section.
Continuity mistake: When we see the park where the wild cat is hiding, there is a sign saying "No Le Pate de Fois Grass", but when we see the sign in the next shot, the "Le" has disappeared.
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