Contributed by: C.T. Warren
According to Wikipedia, Pixar writer-director Andrew Stanton claims he saw "Short-Circuit" once, and may have been 'subconsciously influenced' by Number 5 to create a certain character. Come on, Andy! With the tank treads, the wild arms, and those faceless eyes which hold such depth and emotion, Number 5 was obviously the biggest influence on the appearance of "WALL*E"!
Contributed by: Anonymous
When #5 steals the Nova van, he is humming the Marine Corps Hymn just before he finds the tracking beacon.
Contributed by: Ray Daley
When number 5 steals Stephanie's truck, some of the route he follows is part of the some route taken by The Goonies on their BMX's when they try to start following the treasure map.