Benidorm (2007)

11 mistakes in season 1

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Episode #1.1 - S1-E1

Visible crew/equipment: When Mick goes to the shop to get some suncream for the kids, as he leaves the hotel and starts across the road, a black object appears on the right-hand side of the screen and stays there when the camera pans to Mick crossing the road. (00:02:40)

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Episode #1.1 - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Geoff is talking to Donald at the pool bar, just before Geoff swims off, a waiter appears from behind the bush in the background. In the next shot when Geoff swims off, the waiter should still be in shot, but has vanished. (00:14:40)

Episode #1.1 - S1-E1

Revealing mistake: When Michael sets fire to Madge's magazine, you can see that the flame was not directly coming out of the lighter. The effect was added in during post-production. (00:05:15)

Episode #1.2 - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Katie and Janice are talking about Madge at the pool bar, in one shot Janice's plastic glass is half full. Then the next time we see Janice as Katie swims away, the glass is full. (00:09:00 - 00:10:20)

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Episode #1.4 - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Madge is talking to Donald and Jacqueline by the pool, a lifeguard in the background appears and disappears off his chair several times during the scene.

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Episode #1.1 - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: At the start of the scene at Neptune's Bar, Donald and Jacqueline are sat at a table and have not got a drink. Two shots later they have a glass of wine each, and a further four shots later they get a glass of wine each from a waiter. All this happens in 11 seconds.

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