- First Installment Wins: The first Exterminator movie had several DVD releases and even got a blu-ray. The second film wasn't released on DVD until 2013. Take a wild guess why.
- Cliché Storm: Some of the most prominent revenge exploitation cliches show up.
- Cult Classic: Big enough to get a blu-ray release.
- Retroactive Recognition: A young Samuel L. Jackson is Julian Fleck.
- Designated Hero: John Eastland can come off as a simple yet vicious murderous thug no better than X at times. Doesn't help that revenge is the main character motivation for both X and Eastland himself, although X also wants to control the city by flooding it with drugs.