Christian Slater also used the phrase "Greetings and salutations" in the film "Heathers".
Michael Rosenbaum is shown holding and later wearing a Superman t-shirt. He is best known for playing Lex Luthor on the TV series "Smallville".
Veronica quotes the line "I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass and I'm all out of bubblegum" to Roddy Piper's character. Piper said the same line in They Live.
At one point Oz says "Thanks for giving us a second chance, Mr. Fox". The Fox network originally canceled Breaking In, then decided to allow a second season.
In this episode, the character Mr. Jones becomes loosely based on the Henry "Indiana" Jones character. Sean Patrick Flanery plays the "face" of Mr. Jones. Sean Patrick Flanery played Young Indiana Jones in the TV series by the same name.