“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.
Tickets are on sale now for my final trivia event of the year at Bell House.
My thanks to the Village Voice for honoring me as New York’s “Best TV News Anchor”
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