Trivia / The Ref

  • Technology Marches On: Christmas dinner can't be cancelled because it's 1994 and the extended family is already on the road. Starting about 5-6 years later cell phones would really take off and Connie and Lloyd's brother would have presumably gotten a call and a convincing lie to stop them from coming over, averting most of the movie.
  • What Could Have Been: The original ending of the film would've had Gus turn himself in as a lesson to Jesse. Test audiences reacted very negatively to the ending, so it was reshot to what it is now.