This episode introduces the Chipmunks' grandfather on their Chipmunk side of the family.
One flashback of life without Dave shows Simon alone in the house. This is impossible, since if Dave hadn't existed, the boys would never have been in the house!
At the end of the episode, Dave and the boys buy the Trans-Go-Go-Bot for Alvin.
After Simon falls off a palm tree, when Alvin tries to help him up, when Simon glares at him, his nose briefly turns huge!
If the Chipmunks and Chipettes found out what Klaus and Claudia were up to (and they were among the FBI's most wanted), why didn't anybody give them any large reward after their arrest?! Instead they get nothing but punishment?!
While the kids are grabing and leaving dolls (during the "Off To See The World" song)Brittany grabs a Brittany stuffed doll (off of the Skii-lift), while Jeanette leaves a Jeanette doll, but the girls are suppose to leave a girl doll and grab a boy doll.
In the song Girls/Boys of Rock and Roll, when the boys are singing "We are the boys, we are the boys, we are the boys of rock and roll," Simon and Theodore switch places.
The Chipettes' treehouse will not appear again until Season 6's "Dreamlighting".
Final appearance of Harry.
Brittany is shown to be part of the cheerleading squad.
Jeanette is shown to have balance problems while on roller skates in this episode only.
Title Pun: Lights, Camera, Action!
When Jeanette says "There. Finished.", when she finishes her valentine for Simon, her mouth does not open.
When the Chipmunks sing the National Anthem, they sing "Through the perilous night" instead of "Through the perilous FIGHT", for reasons unexplained.
A book version of this episode was made.