* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Film/TopGun "Maverick"'s old RIO "Merlin"]] offers him and his daughter shelter in his basement. [[Film/DragonballEvolution Goku]] is Robbie.
** [[InterviewWithTheVampire Lestat]] is divorced from [[LordOfTheRings Eowyn]] and they have a daughter who is in the [[{{Twilight}} Voltari]].
* HeyItsThatVoice: MorganFreeman does the opening and closing narration.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Ray Harryhausen apparently always wanted to take on the story, but never got the chance to do so.