Trivia / But I'm a Cheerleader

  • Actor Allusion: Megan's mother asks her if she wants to be a "raging bull-dyke", a nod to Cathy Moriarty's Oscar-moninated role in Raging Bull.
  • Deleted Role: The girl in the video described below got her own place in the casting clips at the end of the movie, but of course was cut from the main movie.
  • Deleted Scene: One of Megan watching a Scare 'Em Straight video of a girl tearfully reciting what lesbianism drove her to, and a shorter one of Megan playing the song she wrote for the others in front of a campfire.
  • Playing Against Type:
    • The world's most famous drag queen, RuPaul, appears not only as a man, but also as an ex-gay counselor.
    • Richard Moll, who normally plays very scary dudes, is a gruff-but-lovable burly bear.