You may have to be a particularly eagle-eyed viewer to spot them, but the Star Trek franchise’s various TV series and movies are littered with continuity errors, plot holes and general blunders. Here’s a look at 40 such mistakes – from visible stunt doubles to a disappearing slipper.
40. A boom mic enters shots
Star Trek: The Original Series accidentally takes fans out of deep space on several occasions thanks to a stray boom mic. Indeed, viewers may be able to spot a clear shadow from the piece of studio equipment in a number of episodes of the classic show. What’s more, in one particular scene the boom mic is in full view of the camera.