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How Green Was My Valley (1941) Poster

Goofs

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Character error 

The wage reduction proclamation contains the word "labor" (American spelling) rather than "labour" as any British Islander would spell it.
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Continuity 

When Huw comes home after being beaten by his teacher, there is no blood or marks on his back.
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At Angharad's wedding, from inside the church we see Huw waiting outside, wearing a cap. When they cut to the reverse shot outside the church, the cap is gone.
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As Mr. and Mrs. Morgan argue about whether Huw should fight, in the camera angle that shows all three characters, Huw is right in front of Mrs. Morgan, but when there's a direct shot of Mrs. Morgan, Huw isn't close to her.
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Errors in geography 

Although a good effort is putting into making the locations look Welsh, the Southern California mountains sometimes seen in the background are too high for South Wales.
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Revealing mistakes 

In the chapel right before the woman is shunned, Mr. Gruffydd closes the Bible. The pages are clearly blank.
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Spoilers

The goof item below may give away important plot points.

Revealing mistakes 

Gwilym Morgan's dead body is plainly breathing.
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