Even the most talented directors, showrunners, and actors make mistakes every once in a while. Plenty of errors have slipped through the cracks—and these are some of the most unbelievable.
When Brody sits on the beach watching the crowd (right before Alex is attacked by a shark) he’s wearing a wristwatch that disappears in the next shot.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
When Frodo falls down the snowy hill, you can see the stockings Elijah Wood wore to protect the actor’s feet.
Doctor Strange (2016)
A crew member can be seen in plain sight.
Laurie Strode’s head bleeds profusely when her head is smashed multiple times against the door with glass windows. However, when she meets her daughter in the basement, she’s not bleeding at all.
A Christmas Story (1983)
There’s a pair of chattering teeth when Mrs. Shields opens her drawer. The movie was set in 1939, but chattering teeth were not invented until 1949.
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
In this bathroom shot, film equipment is visible on Nicole Kidman’s thigh.
Die Hard 2 (1990)
“Auckland” is misspelled on the arrivals board at the airport.
Bad Boys (1983)
A cameraman can be seen in the background during the fight scene.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
McMurphy’s hat falls off as he’s choking the nurse, but is wearing the hat again in the next cut.
Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
The train station’s guidepost shows the silver line (SV), which wasn’t in service until 2014. That’s 30 years later.
We Bought A Zoo (2011)
When Matt Damon is talking to his brother in the restaurant, you can see a guy running past in the background. However, one second later he’s casually walking past.
The Grudge (2004)
In this scene, Karen is looking out the bus window but her reflection shows she’s looking forward.
Passenger 57 (1992)
The FBI agent is already wearing gunshot makeup before being shot.
Gone With the Wind (1939)
Despite being set during the Civil War, a lamp with an electric cord is shown.
Runaway Bride (1999)
A camera is in full view during this moment of the film.
For A Few Dollars More (1965)
After the final shoot-out, a cast member can be seen carrying a baby in the background.
Star Wars (1977)
When Darth Vader and Ben are fighting, Darth Vaders chest plate is on backward and so is the belt buckle. It seems that the entire shot was switched.