Continuity: When Sofia first meets Harpo's father, she drinks an entire glass of lemonade. However, she is shown handing back the glass almost full.
Revealing mistakes: When Squeak hits Sofia in the nightclub, Sofia moves her head before she is hit.
Crew or equipment visible: After Celie looks out of the door of her pants shop and sees Mister, a person walks by. When the person walks by, you can see the reflection of a camera and a crew member in the glass.
The Color Purple follows the life of Celie Johnson as she struggles through life in the early 1900s. The film begins with Celie about 14 years old, giving birth to her second child, a boy, for her father, her first being a girl. Her father takes the second child away from her and tells her never to tell anyone about it but God. Time passes and a local farmer, "Mister", comes by to marry Celie's younger, prettier sister, Nettie. Her father refuses to let Nettie marry and gives the man Celie instead. Celie has no choice but to pack her things and go with Mister. Upon arrival at his home, one of...