- Best Known for the Fanservice: In most people's memory, all this film is about is a young Katie Holmes at the height of her Dawson's Creek fame doing the only nude scene of her career, baring her breasts and yelling the F-word at some guy. Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle lampshades this trope beautifully with an exchange between Rosenberg and Goldstein:Goldstein: "We're gonna watch The Gift on HBO. Supposedly Katie Holmes shows her titties in this movie!"
- He Really Can Act: Keanu Reeves is downright unrecognizable as a terrifying abusive husband who seems to be made out of hatred and ego.
- Jerkass Woobie: Jessica King. While it was wrong of her to cheat on her fiance, she never deserved to be beaten and killed, especially in such a horrifying and grotesque manner.
YMMV / The Gift (2000)