* ActorAllusion: [[Series/TheBradyBunch Mike Lookinland]], who was a cameraman, has a cameo part as one of the Boulder residents. Stu addresses him as "Bobby" at one point.
* AllStarCast: Gary Sinise, Creator/MollyRingwald, Rob Lowe, Creator/EdHarris, Laura San Giacomo, Jamey Sheridan, Creator/MiguelFerrer, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis, Corin Nemec, Matt Frewer, Adam Storke and Ray Walston.
** There are also notable cameos by Kathy Bates, Kareem Abdul-Jabar, and Stephen King himself as one of the Free Zone members.
* DeletedScene: A still exists of at least one deleted scene from the miniseries, showing Joe Bob Brentwood in his squad car after he gets sick.
* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Series/StargateSG1 Jonas Quinn]] wants Frannie bad.
** [[Disney/{{Hercules}} Panic]] sure does like setting fires. And M-O-O-N, that spells [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants Patrick]] [[Creator/BillFagerbakke Star]], laws, yes.
* RetroactiveRecognition: [[{{Series/Scrubs}} Dr. Kelso]] is Frannie's dad in the miniseries.
* TheDanza: Joe Bob Briggs (best known for hosting [=MonsterVision=]) is Deputy Joe-Bob.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Some of the proposed actors for Flagg included ChristopherWalken, James Woods, Willem Dafoe, and JeffGoldblum.
* Ruby Dee, who played the 106-year-old Mother Abigail didn't make it to 106, but died in 2014 at the age of 91, a pretty respectable age in itself.
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