This film contains examples of:
- B-Movie: A notorious example.
- Downer Ending: Dop must return with the other Martians in order to protect Marjorie. Marjorie, meanwhile, is left watching the man she loves blast off into space, knowing she will never see him again.
- Hot Scientist: Dr. Marjorie Bolen
- Mars Needs Women: The trope namer.
- Title Drop: Multiple times.