Did You Catch These ‘Bonanza’ Mistakes When You Watched the Show?


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Bonanza was a beloved TV show that ran on NBC from 1959 to 1973. The show’s historic run still stands as NBC’s longest-running Western, and the second-longest running Western series of all-time behind CBS’ Gunsmoke. Over 431 episodes, the Cartwright family had hundreds of adventures in the area of Virginia City, Nevada, near Lake Tahoe. Starring Lorne Green, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, and Michael Landon, the show’s exploration of deep moral dilemmas continually made it a hit amongst fans.

But like most shows, there are times where mistakes happen behind the scenes or in front of the camera that producers don’t notice at the time, but fans certainly do after its already aired. Did you catch these Bonanza mistakes while watching? If not, you’ll be shocked that you missed them! They’re so obvious that it’s hard to believe these Bonanza mistakes got past the cutting-room floor. Some are funny, some are head-scratching, and some are head-scratchingly funny! If you love the show, you’ll love these little mistakes.