The Stand By Me segment makes reference to the real-life fates of two cast members. We are told that Cleve, the fat kid, grew up to marry Rebecca Romijn
, just as Jerry O'Connell
did. We are also told that Quag died of a drug overdose outside the Viper Room, a reference to the real-life death of River Phoenix
. See more
In the Shawshank Redemption segment when Andy (Peter) is escaping, he sees the Warden through the grill watching television. The TV has an antenna, but in the next shot the antenna is gone. See more
Hi, it's me, Peter, your TV cartoon pal. You know, Lois has been bitching lately that I watch too much TV and don't read enough books. So I went to the library and picked up three books by the greatest author of the last thousand years, Stephen King. And tonight, I'd like to share them with you. We begin with a little tale called "Stand By Me", about four young boys who went looking for a dead body, and instead found... themselves... and also a dead body.