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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982) Poster

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Anachronisms 

When the sheriff is confronting Thorpe and is being photographed, the camera is on the side. In the TV news cast, the view is of the sheriff face on looking at the camera.
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Audio/visual unsynchronised 

During the song "Little Bitty Pissant Country Place", Dolly welcomes some gentleman callers. She says "well howdy boys" and walks towards them smiling. Her mouth is clearly visible and she is not speaking but we hear her saying. "It's good to see you. Nice to meet you."
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Character error 

Miss Mona tells Sheriff Dodd she "has not been on the 11 o'clock news" before. Being in the central time zone, all Houston TV stations run their news at 10 o'clock, not 11.
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The girl who explains why Miss Mona doesn't allow tattoos has a tattoo on her right shoulder.
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Continuity 

When Sheriff Dodd punches Melvin P. Thorpe and sends him sliding across the floor, Thorpe slides across a design in the floor and stops with his head and shoulders outside the design. The following aerial shot shows him with his head centered perfectly in the middle of the design.
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When dancing to "Sneaking around with you" Ed Earl has a blanket wrapped around him. It changes length and the way it's tied several times.
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In the scene where Burt is telling Dolly to shut down for 2 months her hair is parted on the left, but when she walk in the hallway it is parted on the right.
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