Hackenbush: (taking a pulse) Either he's dead or my watch has stopped.
Tony: Getta your tootsie-frootsie ice cream!
Hackenbush: If I hold you any closer, I'll be in back of you.
Hackenbush: (referring to Ms. Marlowe) You've got it all wrong. This is my aunt. She's come to talk over some old family matters.
Tony: I wish I had an aunt look like that.
Hackenbush: Well, take it up with your uncle.
In 2000, A Day at the Races was ranked 59th on the American Film Institute's AFI's 100 Years...100 Laughs, where they were ranking the 100 funniest movies in American cinema.
The tagline for this movie is The Year's BIG Laugh, Music and Girl Show!.