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(1988)

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Continuity 

Nico's footwear changes from leather boots to tennis shoes when he jumps out of the store window.
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Jump to: Character error (3) | Continuity (14) | Crew or equipment visible (2) | Factual errors (1) | Miscellaneous (1) | Spoilers (3)

Character error 

During the search in Nico's house, one of the officers calls Steven Seagal "Steve", instead of "Nico".
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When Jax walks into the Christening party, she calls Steven Seagal "Steve" instead of "Nico", his character's name.
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When 5 armed thugs came out of the van, children saw them and started to run before they began to shoot. However, one girl among children didn't turn around and didn't see armed people but she started to run anyway.
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Continuity 

During the shootout at outside market Nico shot Salvano's thug, guy with sunglasses. But thug can be seen with blood on left side of his belly before Nico's shot.
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Just before the church bombing, the Priest and Alter Boys are walking down a side aisle. When the bomb explodes they are in the center aisle.
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At the christening party, the man with the apron has a stain that comes and goes.
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Nico must relieve Zagon of the same knife twice.
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During the shootout in the garage, when Nico drives a car, his front-right tire gets punctured in the gunfight. Afterwards the front-right tire is whole again, but the front-left tire is damaged instead.
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During the shootout in the garage, the second car that Nico drives changes from a Plymouth Gran Fury to a Dodge Diplomat.
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When Nico and Lukich broke in apartment the priest was drugged, but not wounded. But during gunfight, in one shot we could see long cut on priest's neck.
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At the beginning of the market gunfight we could see Nico taking his white coat off in two shots.
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During ambush with cabriolet, guy with metal spring is changing positions while he is lying on the ground.
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During fight in shop, owner has two pencils in his pocket on the left side of his shirt. But in one shot we could see him standing with only one pencil in his pocket.
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(at around 45 mins) Nico is seen in his car wearing his black leather jacket. As he exits the car, he is wearing only a black tank top.
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(at around 17 mins) Nico walks from the bar. The man he was fighting with follows him outside still holding his nose. Inside his nose was bleeding all over his face. Outside there was no blood on face.
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At the time of the explosion in the church, Rico is wearing a black jacket. Seconds later, it is gone.
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When Nico is backing up in the parking garage shootout near the end of the movie, the character Salvano is on the back of the car as it crashes through the building wall. As Salvano falls you can easily see it is a dummy falling.
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Crew or equipment visible 

A cameraman can be seen in Nico's passenger side mirror before he stops at the school crosswalk.
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When Nico hits in wall with Fox's car we can see stunt driver inside.
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Factual errors 

(at around 38 mins) as mass ends, the Priest and Alter Boys walk down a side aisle. In the Catholic tradition, the Recessional takes place down the center aisle.
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Miscellaneous 

(at around 44 mins) Jackson is looking at the ID card, the coroner says" An aide to Senator Harrison". The ID makes no mention of which senator the man works for.
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Spoilers

The goof item below may give away important plot points.

Continuity 

Shortly before forcing Agent Neely to jump into the water at the beach, there is a sailboat behind both Neely and Nico. When Neely makes his way to the water, the boat is miles further out then it just had been seconds before.
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During the shootout in the parking garage, Fox shoots at Salvano, however, just prior to the shooting, Salvano can be seen with blood already on his left palm.
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At the time of the explosion in the church, Rico is wearing a black jacket. Seconds later, it is gone.
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