- Actor Allusion: Judy makes a reference to Love Story, which Ryan O'Neal also starred in
Judy: Love means never having to say you're sorry. [Bats eyes.]Howard: ... That's the dumbest thing I ever heard.
- AFIS 100 Years 100 Laughs: #61
- AFIS 100 Years 100 Passions: #68
- Chase Scene: One of the best and most memorable in all of Hollywood history.
- Hey, It's That Guy: The eccentric Mrs. Van Hoskins is Samantha's and — heck, she's everyone's mother-in-law. The Hotel Detective is Boss Hogg , Higgins is the Hotel Manager and Russell Casse is an Musicologist.