This film contains examples of the following tropes:
- Affectionate Parody: The movie gives a comedic take on the TV series.
- Fanservice: A key factor given the source material.
- Mr. Fanservice: Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron are expected to spend a majority of the movie shirtless.
- Ms. Fanservice: Alexandra Daddario and Kelly Rohrbach in the tight red swimsuits are guaranteed to make a powerful impression on the audience.