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Mr. Big - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Max is phoning the Chief to let him know the mission's been accomplished, he takes the oars out of the oarlocks before opening his shoephone. The oars change from being out of the oarlocks in the closeups to still being in the water in the long shots for the rest of the episode. (00:23:50 - 00:24:30)

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School Days - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Max is walking around the school grounds he walks up to man breaking a piece of wood. The man breaks a piece of wood and then bends down to pick up a new piece, leaving one on the ground. The shot changes and Max is standing there talking and the man breaks the piece of wood and bends down to pick up another one (which should be the last piece). However there is another piece left on the ground.


Mr. Big - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When the owner of the shop is vaporized, at first his hands are both in front of him. The shot changes and now one arm is instantly thrown back behind him.


Our Man in Leotards - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: At the end when Max is receiving his award, he accidentally immobilises everyone in the room. The chief changes position in every shot, despite being immobilised.

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Mr. Big - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Max is attacking the boat there is a shot from inside the cabin. Watch the door. Before Max shoots, there are a series of holes in the shade covering the door (they look like bullet holes). Max begins firing and there is another shot from inside and bullet holes begin appearing in the walls. The holes in the shade however, are gone.


Mr. Big - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Smart and 99 meet Mr Big for the first time, Max stops several feet from Mr. Big. The shot changes and now Smart is instantly quite a bit closer to Mr. Big.


The Mysterious Dr. T - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Max brings the coffee to the doctor's office, his suit is dark blue. After the opening credits he has no time to change, so how come his suit becomes dark gray?

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Suggested correction: After watching the scenes, his suit never changes color. It's always a dark grey, never dark blue.


Run, Robot, Run - S3-E23

Continuity mistake: For some inexplicable reason, at one point, both teams have the same coloured vest. At other times, the Iron Curtain Team's vests are maroon.

Spy, Spy, Birdie - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: In the episode, first Siegfried states that he was contacted in his apartment by Mr Pfister. Later, when talking to Max and 99, he states that Pfister stopped him in the street and asked him.

Spy, Spy, Birdie - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: In the first shot on the rooftop, Pfister is wearing thick glasses on his head. In all the other shots, he has no glasses with no time to remove them.

The Reluctant Redhead - S3-E26

Continuity mistake: When Max and Bodecker are escaping, Max has black gloves in one shot, but in all others his hands are uncovered.

The Little Black Book: Part 1 - S3-E16

Continuity mistake: At the start in Max's apartment, the glass protective shield in the apartment changes from dirty and stained to clear.

The Little Black Book: Part 2 - S3-E17

Continuity mistake: When Max and Sid are talking at the start, the silhouette that's there to fool assassins is already up, but Max hadn't pushed the button yet. He doesn't press it until the end of the scene.

99 Loses Control - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: When Max pulls all of the money out of the telephone, in one angle the telephone is pouring out coins, but in another nothing is happening.

Viva Smart - S3-E2

Continuity mistake: At the carnival scene, the shot zooming in on the square shows that the Juggler's balls are blue. In all the other shots, they are white.

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The Mess of Adrian Listenger - S5-E18

Continuity mistake: Max and 99 are sitting on the sofa. There is a knock at the door and Max fires 3 bullets into the door from a gun. Later, the same day the door is shown behind Max and 99 and there no gunshot holes in the door. Also, 99 changed her clothes and Max still has on the same clothes. (00:09:00 - 00:19:00)


Dr. Yes - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: When anybody dives into the lake, their wetsuits are black. But in the water, they are grey.

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Continuity mistake: Episode 16, season 4, "The Day They Raided the Knights." In Max's apartment, Max sneaks up behind 99 to give her a kiss. She punches him in the jaw and he falls back against the wall to the right of the doorknob. The scene changes to a close up of Max and he is sitting on the floor to the left of the doorknob.

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Continuity mistake: Season 2, Episode 6 "Casablanca" : When the chief stops Maxwell from beating the cab driver, he holds back Maxwell's arm by the very prominent cuff. After the following cut he holds it by the sleeve (and no sign of the cuff). (00:05:50)

The Mild Ones - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: During the joust scene, several tyre marks on the ground from the motorcycles disappear from the ground.

School Days - S1-E3

Revealing mistake: When Max is being attacked with throwing knives, one is thrown into the closet door. Watch closely; the wire used to guide the knife is visible.

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School Days - S1-E3

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The Dead Spy Scrawls - S1-E18

Trivia: After Max sinks 3 balls with one shot, The Shark says "I haven't seen anyone make that shot since the great Three-Fingers Yarmy." Don Adams' birth name was Don Yarmy. (He took his wife's last name for show business). (00:21:00)

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