* DescendedCreator: Ralph Bakshi is the more competent pig-cop.
* DisownedAdaptation: Creator/RobertCrumb drew the comic "Fritz the Superstar" in order to kill off Fritz because of the political viewpoint of [[WesternAnimation/FritzTheCat the movie]].
* FollowTheLeader: The film did so well, it made other studios to make cartoons for adults at the time. Even though most of them tried to copy Fritz.
* PlayingAgainstType: Fritz is voiced by Skip Hinnant, who at the same time was a cast member of ''TheElectricCompany''.