Corrected entry: Near the end, while Gene Wilder is looking through binoculars he is having a conversation with Richard Pryor's character. The flub comes from Wilder's character being deaf and needed to read the lips of whomever he is speaking to. He couldn't do this while looking through the binoculars.
Continuity mistake: Towards the end of the movie Dave takes Walley's jacket and uses it to help them slide down a cable. Before they slid down, Dave tells Walley to hold on, and Walley asks if they're going to be above the ground. Dave tells him no, and off they go. However, Dave is deaf, and reads lips, and Walley is standing behind him when he asks the question. So how did Dave read his lips if he wasn't looking at him?
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