* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: Scores like this one make you wonder why Cliff Eidelman hasn't done more adventure movies in his career.
* CultClassic: A flop when it was first released (it opened on the same day as ''TheFugitive''), it's more fondly remembered as one of the first major sendups of the superhero genre.
* RetroactiveRecognition:
** Don Cheadle and Eddie Griffin both were relative unknowns when they made this movie.
** Also Prior to being WaitingToExhale Lela Rochon is Jeff's sexy nurse
** Combined with HeyItsThatVoice: the announcer at the mall when Jeff's friend impersonated Meteor Man was an unbilled Chris Tucker.