* AcceptableTargets: Auckland, for some reason.
--> '''Derek:''' ...they've started on something small, its my guess they'll go onto something bigger next time, Christchurch, Wellington...
--> '''Barry:''' Auckland?
--> '''Derek:''' Yeah, well, that wouldn't be so bad.
* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekEYHvaQywo title song]] by The Remnants.
* CrazyAwesome: Derek, who is bit nuts even before losing part of his brain, which sends him on a intestine-filled quest for revenge on the alien bastards.
-->''"Suck my spinning steel, shithead!"''
* CrossesTheLineTwice: You know you've got this when a main character loses a bit of his brain, chainsaws an alien to pieces, and uses a bit of its brain to replace it.
* CultClassic: Worth watching partly to see where Peter Jackson first started, but also for just how hilariously over the top it is.
* SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62Rt_0Y-ns0 The Baa Bomb]].
* HilariousInHindsight: The color scheme of Derek's scarf is very similar to the [[Literature/HarryPotter Gryffindor's]].
* NauseaFuel:
** After dropping down a cliff, Derek's skull cracks, making a part of his brain constantly fall out and he has to keep putting it back in.
** A scene where Robert vomits into a bowl and the other aliens have to drink it.
--> '''Lord Crumb''' (after drinking it): Oooh, aren't I lucky? I got a chunky bit!
%%* {{Squick}}: Plenty of it.