The gossip columnist calls the two kidnappers Fred and Ethel.
Cody thinks that the Hardy Boys are dated and that the world needs a new, modern fictional teen detective.
Buddy wonders if the members of the band Hanson that cameo as themselves in the episode and play at Cody's birthday party are the same Hanson brothers from the movie.
The company that provided Cody's trailer waggon is called Star Waggons.
Buddy's secretary thinks that Bob is referencing the movie as he's giving a sign message to Buddy while he and Cody are being kidnapped.
Bob wonders if two babes in swimsuits are from Baywatch.
Bob hopes he might meet Forest Gump at the movie studio.
Eriq La Salle who played Dr. Peter Benton on E.R. cameos as himself but Bob doesn't recognize him.