Trivia: The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
- Actor Allusion: The second time Cage plays a character with the last name McDonagh.
- Hey, It's That Guy!:
- Val Kilmer and Xzibit show up as McDonagh's partner and Big Fate respectively.
- Fairuza Balk, Jennifer Coolidge, and Brad Dourif are a highway cop, McDonagh's step-mom, and his bookie (respectively).
- Shea Whigham and Michael Shannon would later wind up on opposite sides of the law in Boardwalk Empire.