* CreatorCouple: Zombie's then-girlfriend Sean Yseult played bass in White Zombie. His wife, Sheri Moon-Zombie, has acted in all his films to date.
* DoingItForTheArt: His revision of ''[[Film/{{Halloween2007}} Halloween]]''. Even after the studio offered him the director's chair, he wouldn't do it until he got permission from Creator/JohnCarpenter himself. [[Film/HalloweenII2009 The second film]] was to make sure that the series got a proper ending, and didn't become another FranchiseZombie (no pun intended).
* OneOfUs[=/=]PromotedFanboy: Oh is he ever, of music, movies, comic books, everything.
** He briefly hosted Creator/TurnerClassicMovies' ''TCM Underground,'' introducing low budget exploitation films with very detailed looks at the directors and the films' creation.
* RecycledSoundtrack: {{Sampl|ing}}ed dialogue from his ''Film/{{Grindhouse}}'' trailer for ''Werewolf Women of the SS'' for a song of the same title.
* ShoutOut: His song "The Man Who Laughs" from ''Hellbilly Deluxe 2'' is about... ''Literature/TheManWhoLaughs''.
** His lyrics are ''[[ReferenceOverdosed full]]'' of references to ScienceFiction and/or {{Horror}} films.