* HeyItsThatGuy: Just loaded with this. Stacy is MayaRudolph from ''Series/SaturdayNightLive''.
* PlayingAgainstType: RogerEbert goes to great lengths in his positive review mentioning how likable Adam Sandler ends up being due to not being the Sandler role of a manchild, someone with anger issues, and/or someone with an annoying lisp.
* ThrowItIn: The penguin wasn't supposed to close the gate twice. That was a mistake, but the filmmakers left it in for humour.