- Actor Allusion: Rubin graffitis "ANDY WARHOL SUCKS A BIG ONE" on the window of a mobile home, claiming Warhol is a "fraud." Crispin Glover portrayed Andy Warhol in The Doors biopic, also released in 1991.
- Keep Circulating the Tapes: Might end up like this when Trent Harris (the director) runs out of DVDs to sell off his site. The literal VHS tapes of the film, the only way Rubin & Ed ever saw a widespread release that wasn't order on demand, are already experiencing this, with tapes commanding prices ranging from $40 to $100 online.
Trivia / Rubin and Ed