- Crowning Moment of Awesome - kid + canyon + cattle
- Ending Fatigue - It has three climaxes.
- Hype Backlash - It had a lot of buildup and looked like it would get Baz Luhrmann lots of critical praise and some award show love. When it came out, it was mostly found to be mediocre.
- Narm - Arguably the whole film. Hence its frequent reputation as Baz Luhrmann's Pearl Harbor.
- 'Drove 'em home, Drover'.
- 'I mix with dingoes, not duchesses'.