Seinfeld

Seinfeld (1990)

15 mistakes in season 5

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The Dinner Party - S5-E13

Continuity mistake: The bite size of the cookie that Jerry is eating changes between shots, without him even taking another bite. Not to mention the white and black change sides.

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The Cigar Store Indian - S5-E10

Continuity mistake: George has sex in his parent's bed, explaining "My bed is too small." But in another episode, we see George's parents bedroom, and they sleep in separate twin beds, not a big bed.

The Lip Reader - S5-E6

Continuity mistake: In the episode where Kramer becomes a ball-man, the episode ends with them at a tennis match. It shows a shot of the court, and no one is standing anywhere near the poles of the net. In the next shot, Kramer is crouched down next to the pole, ready to dive for the ball.

The Bris - S5-E5

Continuity mistake: When Jerry and Elaine are in the kitchen talking about circumcision, in some shots there is cereal on Jerry's spoon, and in some shots there isn't.

ACertainShadeofGreen

The Pie - S5-E15

Continuity mistake: At the end of the episode, Kramer is telling Olive that he met someone else. Olive says "who is she?" and she puts her hand on her hip, in the next shot both of her hands are back on the counter.

ACertainShadeofGreen

The Dinner Party - S5-E13

Continuity mistake: When Jerry is eating the black and white cookie in the bakery, sometimes the vanilla side is on the left and sometimes it is on the right. It keeps switching between shots.

ACertainShadeofGreen

The Opposite - S5-E22

Continuity mistake: When Kramer is on the Regis and Kathie Lee show, after he puts up the cofee table, Kathie Lee has her coffee mug in her hand. In the next shot, her hands are empty, and in the next shot it's back in her hand again.

ACertainShadeofGreen

The Marine Biologist - S5-E14

Continuity mistake: When Elaine and Jerry are confronting Testicoff about paying for the woman's hospital bill, in the view from behind Testicoff he puts his left hand down to scratch his pants. When the shot switches to a closeup of Testicoff, he is waving both arms above his head.

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The Wife - S5-E17

Continuity mistake: In the episode with Courtney Cox, when she and Jerry are arguing over a can opener, a bottle of beer keeps changing positions whenever they cut back to Jerry.

The Raincoats (1) - S5-E18

Factual error: Near the end of the show, George is getting in a taxi in Central Park. The taxi medallion is on the side rear roof support. Taxi medallions in NYC are required to be on the front hood.

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The Puffy Shirt - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When the man from the hand modeling agency is talking to George about Ray, he lifts up his right arm to make a claw with his hand, and as he does so he has his left arm holding up his right. After a cut, the man's left arm is suddenly hanging down, no longer supporting the other arm. (00:16:05)

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The Marine Biologist - S5-E14

Continuity mistake: While George is telling the whale story in the coffee shop, the ketchup bottle on the table disappears and reappears between shots. (00:19:00)

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The Fire - S5-E20

Continuity mistake: When Kramer is talking with Elaine and her coworker in the publishing office, his cigar appears and disappears between shots, as well as switches from his hand to his mouth in others, and from lit to not lit in others. (00:01:05)

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The Fire - S5-E20

Continuity mistake: When George is with his girlfriend at the coffee shop, the ketchup bottle on the table switches between being knocked over and stood up in different shots, despite nobody ever touching it. (00:03:10)

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The Marine Biologist - S5-E14

Continuity mistake: When Elaine is on the phone in Jerry's apartment, she holds the phone with one hand and lets the phone cord hang straight in one shot, and in the next shot she has the cord bunched up in her hand. (00:00:50)

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The Wait Out - S7-E23

Elaine: The thing about George is, he's an idiot.

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Trivia: The voice of George Steinbrenner on the show is co-creator Larry David.

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