- Award Snub: Cate Blanchett losing Best Supporting Actress. Also, the film lost out on Best Picture and Best Screenplay nominations.
- Awesome Music: The soundtrack is full of terrific Bob Dylan covers by artists like Eddie Vedder, Sonic Youth, John Doe, Yo La Tengo, Willie Nelson, Tom Verlaine, Stephen Malkmus and the Million Dollar Bashers, and Calexico. The film contains most of these, along with original recordings by Dylan.
- Funny Moments: Many of Jude Quinn's lines:
News Reporter: Mr Quinn! Have you got a word for your fans?Jude: Astronaut.
- WTH Casting: Dylan played by 6 different actors? And one is an African-American kid?? And the other is a woman???
- What Do You Mean, It Wasn't Made on Drugs?