Best TV continuity mistakes of 1973

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Continuity mistake: 1-18 "The Illusion of the Deadly Conglomerate": Blake tosses the trick card, and it lands on the lower right side of the target. When Dominick walks over to pull the card free, it has moved itself to the upper left portion of the target. (00:29:20)

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Continuity mistake: Interior shots of Ivy's cafe show a window in the back wall of the kitchen, visible through the door to the dining area. Exterior shots of the building show only a plain stone wall where the window should be.

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Australia House - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: When Frank is on the phone taking down the details off his boiler repair job, he is told the address is 26 Upton Down, but the house where Frank does the job is number 24.

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Continuity mistake: In several episodes of the show, Richard Beckinsale's hair changes length and style during individual episodes.

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The Likely Lads: A Special Christmas Edition - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Terry drives off from the traffic lights sticking two fingers up at Bob out of the car window. He is driving in the direction he has just come from - the parked cars he already passed are now ahead of him.

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Beyond the Farthest Star - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: There is an alien in a Starfleet gold shirt sitting next to Sulu. For a second, there is a human in a Starfleet red shirt, then it goes back to the gold shirt alien.

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Continuity mistake: S46/E47 In an earlier episode Phyllis was named CEO of Jabot, the first thing she did was pack up certain items in her new office. The first thing she put in the box to go was Ashley's Innovator of the Year award, and she gave the box to Billy to take home. However, the award is now back in her office and sitting behind her. (00:03:00)

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A Community of Victims - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: Officer Ripley's shoes change from black to white as he chases the ambulance, then back to black.

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