- Awesome Ego: Waldo Lydecker.
- Awesome Music: The song "Laura" written for the film by composer David Raskin with lyrics by Johnny Mercer. It became a jazz standard.
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Ann Treadwell is Dame Judith Anderson, better known to younger audiences as Vulcan High Priestess T'Lar from Star Trek III: The Search for Spock.
- Playing Against Type: Shelby Carpenter might be on the list of possible suspects, but the character is still a far cry from the types of roles Vincent Price is best known for.