Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)

36 mistakes - chronological order

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Visible crew/equipment: Pilot Episode: When Charlotte introduces her children to Dr. Mike, the Reverend makes a comment about only taking gentleman boarders, and in the next shot facing Charlotte the boom mic dips into view over her head. (00:09:35)

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Revealing mistake: Pilot Episode: While Dr. Mike is riding in the wagon with Charlotte and her children, when Charlotte says, "I'd like to ring Sully's neck," a vehicle is visible behind Charlotte's head driving toward the left side of the screen. (00:20:05)

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Factual error: Pilot: When the woman is giving birth and Dr. Quinn has to perform a c-section, she gives the baby to Mrs. Cooper, and after about a minute, she gives the baby to the mother. Dr. Quinn then leans towards Mrs. Cooper and they smile happily; she doesn't attempt to continue the "surgery". Even nowadays doctors need several minutes to close up again after a c-section, so there is no way that Dr. Quinn was anywhere near finished. Leaving the patient cut open on the bed is pretty irresponsible, something she would never do as she has to prove that she is a good M.D. (00:30:00)

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Visible crew/equipment: Pilot Episode: The morning after Dr. Mike and Sully spend the night with the Cheyenne, when Wolf finds a ripped piece of Brian's shirt Sully tells the wolf to find him, and three shots later just as the camera pans toward the right, in this wideshot a crew member (presumably the animal trainer) who is standing on the hill ducks behind the bushes, near the top center of the screen. (01:05:30)

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Epidemic - S1-E1

Visible crew/equipment: While Dr. Mike is unsuccessfully trying to make supper Olive returns with the children, and after Olive says goodbye to them, when Dr. Mike closes the door a white T-mark is visible on the porch. (00:08:55)

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The Healing - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: Before Loren's operation, when Dr. Mike shows Jake how to administer the chloroform, she holds the bottle in her left hand and the rag in her right hand, but in the next shot both items have switched to the opposite hands. (00:21:20)

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Bad Water - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Michaela and Sully appologize to each other at the end of the episode, in the first shot, all of Sully's hair is behind the blue headband. In the next shot, his fringes are not underneath the band anymore. (00:45:30)

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Running Ghost - S1-E9

Visible crew/equipment: After Cloud Dancing leaves to search for the root and Dr. Mike gets the medication for Sully's pain, when it cuts to Jake and Birch talking inside the barbershop, the reflection of filming equipment is visible on the windows. (00:16:50)

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Running Ghost - S1-E9

Revealing mistake: When Rankin is gored by the white buffalo, in his last closeup the wood plank and steel posts are visible at the back of the animal head prop, at the right side of the screen. (00:44:30)

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Happy Birthday - S1-E11

Visible crew/equipment: When Dr. Mike tells Jake that he's not ready to go home, a black chalk T-mark is visible on the floor near the door. Then as Jake pounds on the door he tells her he has a business to run, and the moving boom pole casts a shadow on the wall, at the top, right side of the screen. (00:26:35)

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Saving Souls - S2-E5

Audio problem: At the end of the episode during the Old Time Religion song, we see a few people mouthing the words to the song but their lips are not really in synch, same with their clapping.

Best Friends - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: Near the beginning when Colleen and Becky are talking to the boy, there is a boy walking in the background. When he loses his hat, he is behind the boy talking to the girls. In the next shot he is already behind the two girls, which is quite a great distance to cover in a split-second. (00:06:30)

Ronnie Bischof

Dr. Cassidy: It's your funeral, Reverend.
Rev. Timothy Johnson: Yes, it is. And I would like to wait on it.

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Legend - S5-E9

Question: When Matthew goes against Dr. Quinn's suggestion that he needs to rest and heal, and hitches his curse to leave, the sign above him says "Coopering." Shouldn't that be "Coppering"?

Answer: A Cooper was someone who made various things out of wood including wooden caskets and even barrels.

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