As a child at the train station, Jean-Dominique sings the title song.
During a flashback Jean-Dominique has of riding around in his convertible, the opening theme to this film plays while imitating handheld shots of Paris from its opening credits.
Photos of Marlon Brando taken from production of Candy
Jim says that the last good film he saw was 'The Diving Bell and the Butterfly'.
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is mentioned by Margaret during a discussion of the best movies of 2008.
The portrayal of locked-in syndrome is the same as in the French movie. Also, the dream sequences at the beach reference the scenes at the beach where Jean-Do is visited by his familiy.
The episode title references the film.
Christy mentions that the film was Julian Schnabel's previous film
Oscar incorrectly answers a trivia question with "Le Scaphandre et le Papillon."
Plot mentioned by lead character.
title is referenced
Brittany mentions that she accidentally saw "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly".
cartoon watched in hospital
Clips shown for the review.
A fragment is shown.
The movie clip is shown.
The first segment, "The Diving Bell and the Butterball," is a spoof of "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly."