- Actor Allusion: Tess asks Sean what happened to all the good dancers in LA, to which he responds Dancing with the Stars. Julianne Hough, is one of the professional dancers on show.
- Actor-Inspired Element: Most of the flamboyant costumes worn by Cher were her own clothes, some of which were designed by her longtime friend Bob Mackie.
- Old Shame: Cher has called this the worst movie she was ever in, even criticizing her own performance in it.
- Real-Life Relative: The photo of seven-year-old Ali with her mother is actually a photo of a much younger Christina Aguilera with her real-life mother, Shelly Kearns.
- What Could Have Been:
Trivia / Burlesque