- Actor Allusion: This episode is full of allusions to the careers of the actors portraying the titular family, most notably Michael Ironside's:
- Let's start with the fact that Ironside is once again the abusive parent to a comic book character.
- Ironside and Peyton List plays father and daughter in a DC Comics TV adaptation for the second time. In both times, List is the youngest of Ironside's only two children.
- Lewis kills his partner with an explosive in the head. Michael Ironside's character in Scanners was responsible for the infamous scene.
- When Barry masquerades as his techie replacement, he uses the alias of Sam. Ironside voiced Sam Fisher for the majority of the Splinter Cell games.
- The ending scene of the episode shows Wentworth Miller back in prison.
Trivia / The Flash 2014 S 2 E 3 Family Of Rogues