Gene Siskel says he has the same complaint about "White Fang" (1991) that he has about this movie: it's photographed in too many tight close-ups.
Hilary mentions Hamlet like her favorite Shakespeare's play. Vivian asks: "What's your favorite part?" Hilary answers: "Mother are you kidding? Mel Gibson in tights?"
Video in video rental store.
dialogue in car between Cher and Heather about what Hamlet said Heather: It's just like Hamlet said, "To thine own self be true." Cher: Hamlet didn't say that. Heather: I think I remember Hamlet accurately. Cher: Well, I remember Mel Gibson accurately, and he didn't say that. That Polonius guy did."
Title referenced during The Joe Pesci Show
Mike: Pearl, send me Hamlet. Branagh, Zefferelli, Olivier, it doesn't matter.
Adam mentions Mel Gibson.
referenced in clue in "Actors & Actresses" category
Clips are shown for many of the year's Oscar-nominated movies, including this one.
mentioned among comical Shakespeare adaptations.