- Tear Jerker:
Guard: Time to go to work. (tasers Yowler)
- While his grandfather is taking him home, John finds a bottle of whiskey. When Angus explains that it only makes you drunk if you "drink it the wrong way", John explains that his parents died because they're car was hit by a drunk driver. Ouch.
- Yowler's growing depression while trapped in the theme park. At one point he's even hit with a taser so he'll put on a show.
Bob: Geez, kids' got himself in a hell of a mess.
- While he did deserve it, Beth disowning her father after she and John realize he and Mr. MacIntyre had tricked John.
- John and Yowler being forcibly kept apart by MacIntyre's men.
- John having to send Yowler away.
- Ugly Cute: Baby Yowler.
- What an Idiot: The first thing Bob does onscreen is film someone's home without permission, then trespasses on private land and starts filming on there family cemetery...