Best adventure movie continuity mistakes of 1969

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Easy Rider picture

Continuity mistake: In the early part when Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper are getting their choppers ready, the film clip was reversed. You can tell because the American flag on Fonda's jacket has the stars on the right shoulder, not the left like the rest of the movie. (00:06:10)

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On Her Majesty's Secret Service pictureOn Her Majesty's Secret Service mistake picture

Continuity mistake: After Bond saved Tracy from drowning (at the start of the movie), he is fighting with the two men of Blofeld. In the first shot they're standing about 5 feet from the waterline (on the beach), in the next shot they're waist deep in the ocean.

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Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid picture

Continuity mistake: In the bicycle riding scene where Butch lets Etta ride on the handlebars, you can see her feet are resting on some sort of pegs protruding from the axle on each side of the bicycle wheel. When she is not riding, the pegs are not there.

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True Grit picture

Continuity mistake: At the dinner scene when Mattie Ross is trying to obtain Rooster Cogburn's services, Rooster clears the table, and in the next scene he re-clears the table by pushing everything aside to play cards with Chin Lee.

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Krakatoa, East of Java picture

Continuity mistake: On board ship in the captain's cabin, he is lying on a bunk. A shot from behind him, through a window shows his shirt or pyjamas to be undone showing bare chest, then the shot changes to in front of him and and the shirt/pyjamas are done up, showing no chest. We see this several times.

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Captain Nemo and the Underwater City picture

Continuity mistake: In the scene where the shipwreck survivors are being rescued by Captain Nemo's divers, Nanette Newman is barefoot as she is carried into the submarine. In the shot immediately following, she is being carried into the sub by a diver and she is wearing full length black boots.

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Hercules in New York picture

Continuity mistake: When the cabbie gets out of his cab, he closes the door, in later shots, you can see the door is open and he's standing between the open door and cab. Some shots show the door closed again.

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