* CaliforniaDoubling
* CreatorCameo: The producer of the second movie appears briefly as "Mr. Damnkids".
* DawsonCasting: All three movies feature people in their mid-20s portraying 18-year-olds.
* HeyItsThatGuy: The second film has [[Series/{{Wings}} Helen Chapel]] as Courtney.
* TheOtherDarrin: Actors of Courtney and Valerie are replaced in the second film.
* ShoutOut: Along with the [[Film/{{Psycho}} Bates]] family, the second movie has two police officers named [[Franchise/ANightmareOnElmStreet Kreuger]] and [[Franchise/FridayThe13th Voorhies]].
* StockFootage: Clips from the first movie are spliced into Courtney's nightmares in the second movie.