Jayne Mansfield speaks of Sophia Loren's stripping in this movie as being inspiring.
The Dance of the Seven Veils featuring Abat-jour is a parody of Sophia Loren's dance in Vittorio De Sica's movie.
Mickey mentions "the Sophia Loren movie...where she stripteases for Marcello Mastroianni."
A short clip is included in the film.
Sophia Loren does a striptease for Marcello Mastroianni again but he falls asleep this time