* CriticalResearchFailure: Just [[MST3KMantra roll with it...]]
* HarsherInHindsight: Go on, guess which twin buildings are shown to be the only structures left standing out of the water after the tsunami has drowned New York.
** That scene with the Twin Towers has been edited out of some TV broadcasts of the movie.
* HilariousInHindsight: Morgan Freeman gives a Presidential speech about the comet with graphics of the solar system, complete with an analogy between colliding comets and balls bouncing against one another on a pool table. It's ''exactly'' like his later role as host of ''Through The Wormhole''.