- Big-Lipped Alligator Moment: The bongo players. Given a special credit in the opening, but they have zero interaction with the plot.
- Development Hell: The print, shot in 1957, didn't see the light of day til 1993.
- Hilarious in Hindsight:
- Krasker looks a lot like Ed Glaser.
- Aldo Farnese hosted a popular kid's show in Philadelphia playing a guy floating around in space with puppet friends, "Adam Android".
- Gil Martin was and is the head of Miami PD's CSI division, and even narrated an episode of the forensic documentary show The First 48.
- The premise of contacting the dead in order to help catch their murderer is a major game mechanic as well as Deconstructed in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Spirit of Justice
- Tearjerker: Aldo Farnese passed away two days before the Mystery Science Theater 3000 episode aired.
YMMV / The Dead Talk Back