Trivia: Youth in Revolt
- Actor Allusion: Trent is played by the same actor who played the Beefy Guy in Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist. Nick's father's girlfriend is the actress who played Caroline. And his friend Lefty is played by the guy who was Crash of Crash and the Boys (Scott Pilgrim Vs The World).
- Dawson Casting: Both Michael Cera and Portia Doubleday play 14 year old characters despite being in their early twenties.
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Michael Cera, Fred Willard, Zach Galifianakis, Erik Knudsen, and Steve Buscemi.
- Talking to Himself: Nick Twisp (Michael Cera) interacts with his alter ego Francois Dillinger (Michael Cera with a silly mustache).