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To occupy Noyman's body the alien moves the flowers and presumably must dig it out, but when Penner and others visit the grave it is undisturbed.
When leaving bunker for last time Maj. Jay kills 3 aliens, but when they drive away there are only 2 corpses are on ground.
The plane crashes into side of mountain, but both the pilot's corpse and approaching footprints are on level ground.
If the cab of the truck is radiation proof, the hand-held geiger counter Lamont uses would detect nothing.
When Major Jay takes the encased in plaster alien out of the pickup, he carries him with little effort. The alien in plaster would probable need two people to carry him.
The Hockey team is called the Rovers by the announcer, but the teams are the Montreal Canadiens and the Detroit Redwings.
The same shot of the same dead men walking over a hillside near the bunker is used over and over.
When the alien invasion occurs, it's apparently daylight all around the world at the same time.
The B-17 bomber crashes into a target laid out in sandbags on the ground. It is stock footage of an Air Force test experiment related to remote-controlled flying bombs. In practice, the plane would have been pilotless and would have been loaded with high explosives.
At 5:17 Phyllis Penner offers to drive Dr. John Lamont to the airport, at 13:16 Dr. Lamont drives back to the airport by himself, in theory stealing Ms. Penners car.
Crew or equipment visible
When Penner and others are at Noyman's grave, wire is visible through dirt when alien footprints approach.
Errors in geography
The B-17 pilot who was killed to deliver the alien's message crashes his plane into a mountain outside of Syracuse, New York. There are no mountains near or around Syracuse.
It's repeatedly stated that the invaders' major advantage against the Earth is the fact that they're invisible. Yet by inhabiting the bodies of dead Earthmen, they give up this advantage, to no obvious purpose.
All aliens use Noyman's voice even when his corpse is not around.
Why would aliens block transmissions only after the sound wave experiments?
The moon is referred to as a planet.
In the opening sequences, the narrator refers to Dr. Karol Noymann as "Carl" Noymann, a mistake repeated in the credits.
Alien says one final warning will be given but one is given at hockey match and a second at the football game.