Paul

Continuity mistake: When the bird first hits the RV, a blood stain is visible on the windshield. But on the exterior shot of the RV as it stops, the blood has disappeared. (00:26:50)

Sayn

Continuity mistake: The shot of Graeme and Clive's RV crashing into the side of Haggard's car is used twice.

THGhost

Continuity mistake: When Jason Bateman does a high-speed u-turn (hand-brake turn) on the highway, the camera cuts to a close-up of him driving. You can see that he is driving on the right side of the car, instead of the left side.

Rayza
More mistakes in Paul

Trivia: Stick around after the movie has finished, at least 4 minutes of extra footage is shown.

GalahadFairlight

Trivia: During a flashback scene, Paul is shown sitting in Hangar 51 talking to Steven Spielberg, the same hangar as seen in Raiders of The Lost Ark and The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

THGhost

Trivia: John Carroll Lynch plays Kirsten Wiig's father in the film, even though in real life he's only 10 years her senior.

More trivia for Paul

Agent Zoil: Motherfucking, titty-sucking two-balled bitch!

Graeme Willy: You are an alien!
Paul: To you I am, yes.
Graeme Willy: Are you gonna probe us?
Paul: *Why* does everyone always assume that? What am I doing? Am I harvesting farts? How much can I learn from an ass?

Paul: This is America. Kidnapping a Christian is worse than harboring a fugitive.

More quotes from Paul

Question: How on earth did agent O'Reilly manage to survive the gas explosion? He is in the crowd at the end of the movie.

Chosen answer: When it is revealed two years later that he is alive, there is no explanation given as to how he survived the blast. Any answer would be speculation.

raywest Premium member

Question: At the end, Zoil refers to Paul as 'Short Round.' I know that Short Round was the nickname of the kid in the movie, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. But why did Joil refer to Paul as the kid's nickname?

Bunch

Chosen answer: The movie "Paul" was riddled with inside jokes and homages to classic science fiction and adventure movies and tv shows, so it would not be surprising there would be a reference from an Indiana Jones movie. Also, Paul is, indeed, "short" with a "round" head.

Scott215

Question: I could be wrong, since I haven't seen Star Wars in a long time, but wasn't the band at the "redneck" bar playing the song the Cantina Band plays?

Chosen answer: Yes, that's right. Well spotted - your geek credentials remain firmly intact.

Tailkinker Premium member

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