Trivia / Little Manhattan
- Actor Allusion: Gabe's mom is no stranger to the New York city dating scene.
- Dawson Casting: Charlie Ray was about 13 playing 11 year old Rosemary and Josh Hutchinson as 10 year old Gabe, turned 13 around time the movie opened.
- Enforced Method Acting: That first kiss the kids have on-camera really was the actors' first.
- Write Who You Know:
- According to the commentary track, Willie Garson was cast in the movie because he's friends with the director and was even his college roommate.
- Josh Pais, who plays the man Gabe's mother dates throughout the film, is also a personal friend of the writer and director, and is frequently cast in their projects.