Spinout - Car Trouble

Continuity gaffes and other mistakes [mostly] in Elvis movies

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Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby Colin B » Thu Aug 17, 2023 7:58 am

The first 'blooper' from 'Spinout':

Spinout - Cars Change.JPG


The AC Cobra car seems to have been driven by a stuntman & a few seconds later, seen after it crashes into a river, it has changed into a
Mistrel-bodied Austin-Healey, driven by Elvis!
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Re: Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby John » Thu Aug 17, 2023 8:47 am

Colin B wrote:The first 'blooper' from 'Spinout':

Spinout - Cars Change.JPG

The AC Cobra car seems to have been driven by a stuntman & a few seconds later, seen after it crashes into a river, it has changed into a
Mistrel-bodied Austin-Healey, driven by Elvis!

Nice spot. I wouldn't have a clue as to what those cars are.


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Re: Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby Colin B » Thu Aug 17, 2023 8:58 am

John wrote:Nice spot. I wouldn't have a clue as to what those cars are.


Me neither !

The info is on the IMDb site...
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Re: Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby Mister Moon » Thu Aug 17, 2023 9:09 am

It looks the same car to me like this, let alone watching the movie.


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Re: Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby Yin Yang » Thu Aug 17, 2023 9:15 am

The movies were made to entertain us in the cinema. There may be glitches in the continuity which are hardly noticed at the cinema.
But with VHS and especially DVD you can check and re-check any anomality, no matter how minor.


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Re: Spinout - Car Trouble

Postby Colin B » Thu Aug 17, 2023 9:44 am

Mister Moon wrote:It looks the same car to me like this, let alone watching the movie.


A vent on the bonnet, the headlights, a side vent to the rear of the front wheel - these are all different between the cars.

Not noticeable when watching the film, but 'bloopers' none-the-less !
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