Best TV revealing mistakes of 1986

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Dish and Dishonesty - S3-E1

Revealing mistake: When Baldrick is on the metal spit rotating by the fire, the fire is just a light up board.

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Under the Gun (Pilot) - S1-E1

Revealing mistake: When Dori types in an inquiry into the computer it is very obvious that her typing is absolutely nonsense - she types the same three letters in a row over and over again, and never presses Enter. (00:19:05)

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Bounds for Glory - S4-E16

Revealing mistake: Abe Lassen's hair color changes throughout the episode.

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The Naked Truth - S3-E11

Revealing mistake: The extras and actors are made to appear to be naked as they live in a nudist colony, but many of them are wearing some kind of undergarment.

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The Godfather - S8-E19

Revealing mistake: Ben Matlock is hosting a pre-wedding party for his goddaughter. Several cars are parked on both sides of the street in front of Ben's house. Each time the front door is opened, The View seen from inside the house looking out is the same matte painting used in every episode. It shows a house and trees but no cars.

Steven Lee
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Monster in the Playhouse - S1-E9

Revealing mistake: As Reba the Mail Person exits the Playhouse, she goes past the window, and you can see her exit the sound stage through a door painted the same as the background.

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The Abbey Grange - S1-E2

Revealing mistake: While Holmes and Watson are investigating the crime scene, there is a shot of them that shows the dead man's hand. His hand is visibly shaking, revealing the actor is struggling to maintain the position of his hand.

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Episode #32.43 - S32-E43

Revealing mistake: When Alicia slaps Bea, her hand actually misses Bea's face.

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