Buster Keaton braces himself when he sees a pair of headlights coming towards him. There are two motorcycles instead of a car.
A poster is seen at the cinema
When Tatischieff and Alice are sitting outside the fish-and-chip shop in Edinburgh, the menu above their heads displays the description of Lobster Thermidor from Monty Python's "Spam Song".
The umbrella scene at the end is replicated
Gendarme from Chomet's earlier Oscar-nominated short is visible in scene where Tatischieff is leaving France.
The mouse-like mechanic appears in "The Illusionist" as a magician who replaces the main character in the window.
the critics' thumb verdicts are shown in "Now in Theaters"
Tatischeff sees a scene from Mon Oncle in a movie theatre, where the poster for the film is also seen.
clips are shown as the film is reviewed
Movie reviewed in this episode.