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When they are escaping from the smokers (who had concealed their jet skis below water) the mariner fires a kite into the sky to increase the speed of his trimaran. However, the sails are clearly set to close haul, which means he is sailing "into" the wind (at 45 degrees). The kite would just get blown behind the boat and act as a drag.
When Helen is telling the Mariner about Enola, she describes her as a mirror - drawing what she sees. However, later in the movie, she is discussing with the Mariner whether or not dry land exists and describes various items on his boat including "that reflecting glass". How does she know to describe Enola as a mirror, yet is baffled by reflecting glass?
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The crude oil contained in The Smokers' tanker would not be able to power their boats, jet skis and other engines without refinement, or high octane required for the seaplane. It would stand to reason that The Smokers possessed the ability to minimally refine the crude oil so that it would run their engines, but not burn efficiently & smoke - giving them the name "Smokers".
Because of the scarcity of fresh water, it is highly valued. This is clearly demonstrated very early in the film as the Mariner uses a device to purify his own urine to make it drinkable. One would assume that any device able to purify the salt and wastes from urine could be used to purify ocean water. This issue is addressed in the SciFi channel's extended broadcast in which the Mariner, Helen & Anola all contribute their urine for purification. Helen asks "why don't you use sea hydro?". The Mariner replies "The salt's harder on the filters"
The Smokers are portrayed as pirates, but with their technology and crude oil, they could be the richest (and most powerful) people on the planet if they used that oil to distill sea water into fresh. The Smokers don't care about turning sea water into fresh water. They only care about getting to Dryland.
Cigarettes have a shelf life of about a year or two depending on how they're stored. This movie takes place in the distant future so cigarettes should not be available at all and yet the Smokers not only have a lot of them but they even look fresh. The Smokers don't even have the technology or the means to make them or keep them fresh so they shouldn't have them at all.
Two sources of fresh water seem to have escaped everyone's notice in the film: solar distillation of sea water and rain water. It's hard to imagine that, with all the technology and gadgetry displayed in the various crafts in the film, the idea of solar distillation has escaped everyone. Also, no one seems to be trying to collect rain water. There's abundant sunlight and clouds are seen, so it must rain at some time, even if the action of the film takes place in an area with little rain, which is possible.
When the Mariner rescues Enola just before the three jet-skis collide he leaps off the balloon with a rope around his ankles. Yet when he picks up the girl just in time he bounces back up as if he was on a bungee-rope. He wasn't attached to such a rope and therefore would just break his legs when the rope became taunt.