* CrowningMomentOfFunny: In a meeting about the flying menace, Shepard's superior speculates that the thing might nest as far away as New Jersey, and only come to New York to feed. "And it ''would'' do that, you know," he says, "because New York is known for its good eating!"
* HilariousInHindsight: The title along with the monsters design might bring to mind [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic A Certain Draconequus....]]
** Maybe he's his DumbMuscle cousin or something. Flying around shredding people is just ''so'' crude, after all, even by Discord's standards.
* SoBadItsGood: Shortly after the movie came out, film critic Rex Reed met writer-director Creator/LarryCohen at a party.
-->'''Reed''': An interesting film. In the middle of all that dreck, there's a wonderful method-acting performance by Michael Moriarty.
-->'''Cohen''': The dreck was my idea.