- Award Snub: Only nominated for two Academy Awards, with Woody Allen being snubbed for Best Director and the film somehow not being nominated for Best Picture.
- Awesome Music: The first 92 seconds of the film, set to George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue is one of the greatest film openings in history.
- Freud Was Right: played with.
"What kind of dog you got?"
"The worst. It's a dachshund. You know, it's a penis substitute for me."
"Oh, I would have thought then in your case it would be a Great Dane."
- Genius Bonus:
"What are you telling me? That you're gonna leave Emily and run away with the... the winner of the Zelda Fitzgerald Emotional Maturity Award?"
- Memetic Mutation: "I'm beautiful and intelligent and I deserve better!"