• Table read date: September 22, 2017.
  • The title is a reference to A Nightmare on Elm Street.
  • A scene from this episode was screened at the show's panel at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con International.[1]
  • Like "Tweentrepreneurs", this episode premiered at the earlier time of 8:28 under Fox's limited commercials experiment where commercial breaks were shortened into JAZ ("just a&z") pods, freeing up five-minute slots every hour filled with branded content Fox Breaks.
  • This episode's Store Next Door appears in the episode itself.
  • Louise's costume is a dragon with a girl tattoo, a reversal of the titular character from The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and a slight subversion on her usual trend of dressing as movie characters for Halloween.
  • Gene's costume is André 3000 the Giant, referencing Outkast member André 3000 and wrestler André the Giant. Linda dubs it "so fresh and so Gene", referencing Outkast's "So Fresh, So Clean."
  • Though near illegible, Seymour's Bay appears on the letter Bob reads from Dr. Yap. further referencing the show's location following its official reveal in "Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for Now."
  • The catalog Bob gets in the mail is for Demitri's Beef. Co.
  • Many of the costumed extras seen walking the streets appeared in previous Halloween episodes including the other competitors in the costume contests seen in "Teen-a Witch."
  • The two other unnamed girls from the Wagstaff Whalers cheerleading squad in "Gene It On" can be seen trick or treating in their uniforms.
  • An inspirational poster similar to the ones Teddy and Janine made in "The Silence of the Louise" appears inside Yours Truly Stationery reading "Today's candy is tomorrow's cavity."
  • Andy and Ollie reference the Bonnie Raitt song "Something to Talk About" with Ollie following up Andy's line "Let's give them something to talk about" with "How about love?"
  • The bus Andrew is driving is destined for the convention center.
  • Logan Bush and his friends appear outside the Mutilation Mansion at Wonder Wharf.
  • The Mutilation Mansion has a sign reading "Dis-members Only"
  • Stores seen on Ocean Avenue include Purse-y Jackson, Shoey Lewis and the Shoes, and Mailed It.
  • The end credits song is a cover/parody of the Salt-N-Pepa track "None of Your Business."


  • Several extras appear more than once in some shots and appear in different places between others.

Behind the Scenes

H. Jon Benjamin during voice recording sessions 09/27/2017.


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