* AwesomeMusic: Quite a bit, courtesy of LosLobos, DireStraits, and Tito & Tarantula. The most notable are the main theme, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-wtJuqyKko Cancion del Mariachi]], played during the opening credits, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wADwIZ6V3NY Six Blade Knife]], which plays during the opening sequence with SteveBuscemi, and [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhogrgMyIRM Back To The House That Love Built]], which plays during multiple times throughout the film.
* MemeticMutation: Aside from [[{{Expy}} modeling several characters]] after El Mariachi, [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff Japan]] really likes Quino's [[http://imageshack.com/a/img542/9152/et0e.jpg rocket launcher pose]].