A monster bursts from Cobb's chest, just as how it happened to Kane in Alien.
A person is attacked by the monster and it gestates inside him, just like Norris in The Thing.
In one of the first scenes, when Tony 'DeJesus' Rodero's oxygen was about to finish, the captain tries to do something with a computer on board. Beetween 3d animations and strange interferences on monitor, we could see Luxo, the PIXAR's logo, with a ball, like in the first ever short film made by Pixar "Luxo Jr. (1986)".
Mentioned by the mayor's daughter and her friends at the beach.
Shawn says that "Genesis," "Exorcist," "Leviathan," and "Do the Right Thing" are all names of books in the Bible.
Tom Woodruff Jr. names this as possibly not one of the Winston classics.