* When Eric brings Mr. Magorium some stuff to make him feel more at home. The doctors pull out a hose with a nozzle, a wooden plank, and a euphonium.
* When Mr. Magorium tries to play ''fetch'' with 'Mortimer', and it doesn't work.
--> '''Mr. Magorium''': ...Stupid zebra.
* The fiasco in the "Ball Room" qualifies.
* Dustin Hoffman originated Mr. Magorium's hairdo and voice. According to him, when he first tried the voice out on some of the producers, "they freaked."