The Simpsons

Tree House of Horror VII - S8-E1

Continuity mistake: In 'The Thing and I', at the end everyone is having dinner. Dr. Hibbert says "Care for a drumstick Hugo" and everyone's plate is empty. Seconds later everyone has food without it being served out. (00:06:50)

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Lisa's Sax - S9-E3

Continuity mistake: When Bart is standing on the bench, Jimbo and Milhouse are standing in the front row, on the right side of the screen. But when there's the closeup (a second later), there are children shown in front of Jimbo and Milhouse and the girl with the purple hair is gone.

You Only Move Twice - S8-E2

Continuity mistake: When the family are talking and Marge is sitting on the sofa, Bart runs and shoves Lisa (who is in front of Marge) out of the way, but in the next shot, she is still in front of Marge, despite the fact Bart pushed her out of his way.

Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington - S3-E2

Other mistake: The first time we see all three children staring at the TV, the interior of the Simpson house seems different. (00:02:30)


Tree House of Horror III: The Simpson's Halloween Special III - S4-E5

Audio problem: When Lisa is turned into a snail in the Bart's zombie story, she says "awww" but her mouth doesn't open.


Tree House of Horror III: The Simpson's Halloween Special III - S4-E5

Deliberate mistake: In "Clown Without Pity", when the Krusty doll accidentally knocks the head off of Lisa's Malibu Stacy (her doll), Krusty puts it back on but you don't see a crack where the head came off.


Homer's Barbershop Quartet - S5-E1

Other mistake: In the flashback where Marge is making a model of Homer, the models head falls off and Santa's Little Helper picks it up, but the Simpsons did not own the dog back then.

Rosebud - S5-E4

Audio problem: At the end of the episode, there is a clip in 1 million AD. Mr Burns gets Bobo (his teddy bear) and says something to him. When he says this the lip sync is a little bit out as the audio doesn't match what he's saying.


Tree House of Horror XII - S13-E1

Continuity mistake: In "Wiz Kids", Bart stabs Montymort in his shin which is open (i.e. not covered by what he's wearing). Only a little blood pours out. Then Monty raises his shin into shot and there is not only a puncture in the leg of his clothing, but the wound is covered in blood. When he falls, and Slithers eats him moments later, there is no damage at all. (00:19:55)

Lisa the Vegetarian - S7-E5

Continuity mistake: When Skinner is addressing the class before the meat video we first see him with black trays on the desk to the far right. In the next shot they're much closer to him.

The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: When the camera pans down the Trade Center, there is no washing line there. But a few shots later, a washing line appears.

Bart of Darkness - S6-E1

Factual error: When you see Ned Flanders put the earth back inside the hole, he puts it back in much faster than is possible. In one shot, he is only just starting to put it back in, then you see Bart who talks to himself for a few seconds, then back to Flanders, who has finished burying what is later to be revealed as the plant that he (Ned) drowned.

When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: At the beginning, when there is an overhead shot of the Simpsons' lawn, the broken lawn mower has disappeared. (00:01:20)


That '90s Show - S19-E11

Continuity mistake: When Homer is in his mansion watching Weird Al's parody of his song, the trash on his floor (frappuccino cups, pizza boxes, etc.) keeps switching places.

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Homer the Heretic - S4-E3

Continuity mistake: While Homer is sleeping, the fire burns off the hair on his head. But when he wakes up and jumps up off the couch, his hair is back again.

The Homer They Fall - S8-E3

Continuity mistake: All of the cigarettes that Moe has smoked disappear from the floor after Marge has spoken to him.


Fat Man and Little Boy - S16-E5

Continuity mistake: When Homer goes to see Mr. Gladwell, in one shot, there is no plastic vomit, then a few shots later there is. (00:19:45)


Treehouse of Horror XV - S16-E1

Continuity mistake: When Professor Frink is showing everyone the giant capsule, in nearly every different shot the colours of the balls change. (00:14:50)


Bart Sells His Soul - S7-E4

Continuity mistake: After the "sponge incident," Bart is standing in the drive with the sponge packet in his hand. In the next shot he says "everything about me must go," but the packet has vanished from his hand.

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Skinner's Sense of Snow - S12-E8

Continuity mistake: When the hamster Nibbles has rolled back to Skinner, it takes the lid of the ball off, and the lid lands on the ground. When the hamster is rolling away from Skinner it doesn't put the lid back on, it just leaves it on the ground, but in the next shot the lid is suddenly gone.


Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

[The Simpsons are driving down a road as fast as possible.]
Homer: Dear God, it's Homer. If you really love me you'll save my life now.
[The gas needle immediately drops to empty and the car stops.]
Homer: D'oh.

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Trivia: The Simpsons holds the record for most guest stars; it is also the only non-variety show to have had appearances from three former Beatles (Paul, George and Ringo).

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