- Memetic Mutation: Phil slapping an apple out of Jana's hand became a minor Running Gag on MST3K. Though it actually isn't that weird in the movie itself; he thinks she committed the murder he was accused of and is mocking him by offering him the apple.
- What Do You Mean, It's Not Symbolic?: Jana is tempting Phil.
- Values Dissonance: When Phil freaks out about Jana working as a cigarette girl.