- Actor Allusion: Julie, played by Teri Garr, dancing to "Last Train to Clarksville" and enthusing over The Monkees. One of Garr's early film appearances was in the Monkee movie Head. The clip of Julie was part of the opening video montage played during the 2013 Monkees reunion concert tour.
- Reality Subtext / Write What You Know: Martin Scorsese has said that Paul's mounting frustration and failure was a reflection of his own state of mind following the studio's recent cancellation of his dream project, which would later become The Last Temptation of Christ.
- Those Two Actors:
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- Missing Episode: Before firing most of the cast, a Series Finale was filmed. However, Cracked has elected not to release it as part of its attempt to keep the firings quiet.
- From "The Only 8 Types of TV Shoes That Ever Get Made": Michael probably didn't know this when he suggested it, but there actually is a "Detective Dinosaur" series out there. It's a book series called Anonymous Rex, and it's about a Velociraptor working as a Private Detective in LA—in a world where dinosaurs have survived into the present day, and use holograms to disguise themselves and live among humans.