Joan of Arcadia

Season 2 Episode 16

Independence Day

Aired Friday 8:00 PM Feb 18, 2005 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • In the scene where Joan is talking to the T-Shirt Vendor God, God gives Joan the sticker on his shirt, but when he leaves, the sticker is back on his shirt.

    • In the scene during which Joan confesses to Helen that she went to the concert, some shots show 2 plates of cupcakes and other shots show only 1 plate.

    • Will is tossing pillows off the bed. He grabs two pillows, one in each hand. He throws one to the floor and holds on to the other one. The mirror shot shows him empty handed as he grabs for the pillow he just picked up.

    • When Andy comes into the DUI accident he says the accident occurred two years ago. Which contradicts various other episodes saying it's been either two-and-a-half or three years.

    • When Joan and Adam are in the camper in bed and Joan refused Adam for the first time of having sex, several different angle shots are made, where Joan's hair is hanging different. In shots from Joan's side, her hair is hanging over her back, in shots from Adam's side Joan's hair is hanging beside her face.

    • Luke and Friedman are making rap sounds in the hallway. Stevie comes around the corner. The camera goes round and then the camera shot is made with Luke and Friedman on the right side and Stevie in the middle. Watch the guy in the back playing with the elastics. The elastics springs in his face (acted or real?).

    • One of the brothers falls out of the door and over the railing onto a green trash can. This trash can just falls over but doesn't roll anywhere and two garbage bags are kicked. Later on in the scene the trash can and garbage bags have disappeared.

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