Space Jam

Trivia: Noel Blanc, the son of Mel Blanc, was originally supposed to voice of the main characters, but unfortunately a contract was not made, and therefore Blanc was replaced by four other actors to do the twelve male voices.

Trivia: When sending Bugs and Daffy to pick up his basketball gear, Michael tells them that he wore his UNC shorts under his Chicago Bulls uniform in every game. He really did do this, as a good luck charm.

Trivia: In one scene Daffy suggests the team name the Ducks. Bugs then responds, "What kind of Mickey Mouse organization names a team the ducks." This refers to the 1992 Disney film "The Mighty Ducks."

Trivia: When the aliens first go to steal the talent of the NBA players, there are two fans in the stands with about a minute of screen time - the first is Patricia Heaton from "Everybody Loves Raymond", and the second is Dan Castellaneta - the voice of Homer Simpson.

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Suggested correction: Both of these people were also credited in the film for their appearance, so this wouldn't be trivia.


Trivia: At the end while Michael is playing back again with the Bulls he has the number 45 because the Bulls had retired the 23 and 45 is the same number used by him as a baseball player.


Trivia: Mike's real kids are not in the movie but their real names are used, Jeffrey, Jasmine and Marcus Jordan.


Trivia: When Mike gets to Looney Toon land for first time there is a toy store with the letters CJ on it, that's a reference to Chuck Jones, creator of several WB characters.


Trivia: Larry Johnson said that his grandmother plays better than him, he actually starred in a commercial playing basketball as his grandmother.


Trivia: The gym where the Looney Tunes characters practice is called the "Schlesinger Gym" - a reference to Leon Schlesinger, who was the first producer of the Warner Brothers cartoons.

Trivia: After the Monstars steal the talents of five NBA players, the NBA suspends its season fearing an unknown contagion could be affecting its players. This ended up becoming a reality for the NBA in March 2020, as the NBA indefinitely suspended its season following the discovery that Utah Jazz All-Star Rudy Gobert (and later his teammate Donovan Mitchell) tested positive for COVID-19.

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Continuity mistake: As paramedics inflate Jordan's assistant Stan Podolak following his lone bucket, the scoreboard shows the Monstars ahead 77-67 with 10 seconds remaining. Yet following his treatment and the surprise entrance of Bill Murray, the score has changed to 77-76 with no time having elapsed.

More mistakes in Space Jam

Stan Podalak: Let me help! Let me help! I can help! I can help!
Michael Jordan: What can you do?
Stan Podalak: Well, I may not be very tall, but... I'm slow.
Sylvester: And large.
Daffy Duck: And a dork.

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