- The 1st film's ending goes double when 1. Gizmo says good bye to Billy. 2. The Old Man, despite indignantly lecturing the family over their negligence, assesses that maybe Billy can appreciate Gizmo.
Mr Wing: Perhaps one day you will be ready. Until then, Mogwai will be waiting.
- A subtle one, but Gizmo refers to Mr. Wing as "bāba" — Chinese for "dad."