“Nitpickers” Find Movie Mistakes

Written by Pat's Papers | Thursday, 25 March 2010 8:20 AM


“They nitpick the nitpickers.” The Wall Street Journal has a great article about the people who provide tips to the website, Movie Mistakes. Catching inconsistencies on a movie set is an actual job, done by someone called the script supervisor. But the rise of Internet “has stirred up a nest of similarly obsessed volunteers.” One woman profiled by the Journal has found 3,695 mistakes in 181 movies.

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