See the goofs, blunders and plain ole mistakes in the 1983 Comedy
movie starring Melinda Dillion, Peter Billingsley, Darren McGavin
When ralphie is de-coding the radio message he writes in all caps, then the camera goes to his face then back on the paper and the letters are in all lower caps.
Contributed by: Anonymous
The kitchen sink is initally open underneath -might have a curtain around it - but later when Ralphie's mom goes to find his brother, she opens a red door, under the same sink, to find him.
When Ralphie and Randy are in line waiting for Santa, watch Randy, he cracks a quick smile at someone on the set.
Contributed by: Amy McGinnis
After the old man's car freezes up, he comes walking through the dinning room. He throws his hat on the table, but he misses the table and the hat falls on the floor. After he is seen in the kitchen filling water.
In the next scene you can see a shot of the hat now sitting on the table!
When the old furnace backs up smoke in the kitchen, we see that both dials on the damper on the kitchen wall are closed. Both handles are set all the way to the right.
In the very next shot, the wife moves the top dial to the left, and the bottom dial stays to the right, presumably to open the damper to let the smoke backup go up the chimney.
In the next shot, the position of the dials on the damper control are inexplicably reversed now.
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