- Spiritual Adaptation: The Sunday Independent described it as a live action Wallace & Gromit.
- The Woobie: Bazil.
- Woolseyism: In the original French the Elastic Woman asks Bazil "Do you want my photo? when she finds him staring at her in shock. In the English subtitles it is translated to "Have you seen a ghost?" which has roughly the same connotations.
YMMV / Micmacs