Once Upon a Time

We Are Both - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: When Regina's father, Henry, tells her about Rumplestiltskin, he refers to him as "someone Cora knew before I met her." However, "The Miller's Daughter" establishes that Cora first met Rumplestiltskin while she was locked up in King Xavier's palace, after meeting Prince Henry when she delivered the flour and at the masquerade ball. (00:10:45)

Kylantha

The Stranger - S1-E20

Continuity mistake: When David is having dinner with Regina, as Regina says "How did you like it?" her left hand is lying on the table. In the next shot, her hand is under her chin. (00:20:55)

Kylantha

The Stranger - S1-E20

Continuity mistake: When David is carrying Regina's groceries, there's a plastic bread bag sticking out of one of the grocery bags. The amount of plastic sticking up repeatedly changes between shots. (00:15:45)

Kylantha

The Stable Boy - S1-E18

Continuity mistake: When Regina is standing by the tree with Daniel, as she says "Have you not seen her magic?" Rocinante, Regina's beloved horse, is standing next to them. In the following wideshot, Rocinante is nowhere to be seen, and there was not enough time to move away from them. (00:08:05)

Kylantha

Hat Trick - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: In the Queen of Heart's maze, when Regina closes the hedge to entrap the pursuers, the spears sticking out from the leaves change position between the wide shot and the close-up. (00:26:10)

Kylantha

Hat Trick - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: When the Mad Hatter and The Evil Queen are in the portal of doors, on the left side of the mirror, there's a door with green curtains. The design of the curtains changes between wide shots and the shot where they enter Wonderland. Most notably, in the wide shots, the curtains have brown edges, but when they are standing in front of the mirror, the edges are green. (00:15:55)

Kylantha

Red-Handed - S1-E15

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Ruby reconciles with Granny, in some shots, her necklace is tucked into her clothes. In other shots, it's outside her clothes. (00:36:25)

Kylantha

7:15 A.M. - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: When David is talking to Kathryn in their bedroom, after Kathryn says "It's also been hard on me", the number of buttons that are buttoned on David's shirt keeps changing between shots, which can be seen from the way the opening at the top of his shirt keeps changing in size. (00:34:50)

Kylantha

7:15 A.M. - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: At Granny's, the banknote that Archie puts on the table as he leaves turns around between shots. When Emma asks, "What about that drink?", the money has moved to a different part of the table. (00:28:10)

Kylantha

That Still Small Voice - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: During Henry's first therapy session, as Archie says "So all the crickets in Storybrooke, they were once people too?", Archie's holding a coffee cup in his hand. In the next shot, the cup is sitting on the table. (00:02:45)

Kylantha

Dreamy - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Emma is taking pictures of Kathryn's car and Sidney shows up, they open the trunk lid. None of them close it, and the camera is on them the whole time, but when David shows up, the lid is closed. (00:08:00)

Kylantha

Desperate Souls - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: When Emma goes to get the fire extinguisher, Regina grabs Emma's arm at the elbow. In the next shot, she's gripping Emma's wrist. In the following shot, she's gripping her elbow again. (00:22:25)

Kylantha

Desperate Souls - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Morraine is conscripted into the army, as well as the scene where the knights find Rumplestiltskin and his son on the King’s road, Rumplestiltskin's hand repeatedly moves up/down his staff between shots. The same thing happens to Baelfire in the scene where he and his father are preparing to leave for the Duke's palace.

Kylantha

The Thing You Love Most - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Emma walks Henry to school, as they exit Granny's, the clock tower building is behind them, and they are walking away from it. But when Henry says "They don't know. It's a haze to them", the clock tower building can be seen on the other side of the street, and they are walking next to it. (00:12:35 - 00:13:10)

Kylantha

Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Henry and Emma arrive at Storybrooke and Archie Hopper comes over, Archie's scarf alternates between both ends hanging down his shoulders, and one end lying on top of his shoulder/neck. (00:15:55)

Kylantha

Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Regina casts aside the guards at Snow White's wedding, one of the guards drops his sword on the floor. In the following overhead shots, the sword has vanished. This is best seen when she turns around after saying "I shall destroy your happiness, even if it's the last thing I do." (00:02:45)

Kylantha

The Evil Queen - S2-E20

Cora: Love is weakness. It feels real now, at the start it always does, but it's an illusion. It fades and then you're left with nothing!

Francisco Guerra

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Trivia: Every episode intro you can see something hidden in the intro like a building or a creature or a person. This is the same as Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013).

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Chosen answer: Even if one can see the future, it can be somewhat vague and left open to interpretation.

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He can sees the future all jumbled up. It is like a puzzle, it is hard to put together, but even when he does put it together it is not set in stone the future can change.

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