Goof: When Phil is being shown the electronic pencil holder, the cup says that only three pencils are left, but 4 pencils are visible in the cup.
Vivian: Can't you at least get into the Halloween spirit?
Philip (dully): Boo.
(Vivian trying to persuade Philip to buy a costume at the mall)
Philip: Aw, Vivian, can't I just put on a black robe and go as Thurgood Marshall?
Will: Yeah, I got a date.
Carlton: (holds up model magazine) Who? Page 42?
International Episode Titles:
Czech Republic - Jako v pohádce (Like in a Fairy Tale)
In syndication, this episode is part 1 of 2. On the season 1 DVD set, it is a single episode.
The end credit music for this episode is different.
On the Season 1 DVD set, several scenes from this episode are in a different sequence on the DVD version than they are in the syndicated version, e.g., some scenes that are aired in part 1 appear in what is part 2 in the syndicated version.
Part 1 features the extended opening sequence, but unlike other episodes with this opening, Janet Hubert is credited as Janet Hubert-Whitten.
Although most of this episode is new material, clips from prior episodes are shown throughout the course of this episode.
Will(to Phil) "Maybe you can get a hairpiece and go as Mr. T".
Will was talking about actor Mr. T, who starred on the 1980s TV show The A-Team, and always wore a Mohawk.