Top 35 Scott Pilgrim Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Scott Pilgrim facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Scott Pilgrim film message.

Vs The World, Ramona's phone number has a New York City area code, confirming the rumor that she spent time in NYC.
Vs The World, Ramona's phone number has a New York City area code, confirming the rumor that she spent time in NYC.
The Pee Bar Animation Is Reflected In The Mirror
The Pee Bar Animation Is Reflected In The Mirror

Scott Pilgrim Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Roxanne Richter (Mae Whitman) is marked with four 'X's. Apart from implying that she is the fourth ex Scott has to face, it also represents four X chromosomes, highlighting her past lesbian relationship with Ramona in the comics and film.

Scott Pilgrim Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Scott wears a Plumtree shirt at the start of the movie. Plumtree was a Canadian band that wrote a song called "Scott Pilgrim" which was the inspiration for the comic books written by Bryan Lee O'Malley which inspired the director Edgar Wright to make the movie.
    Scott wears a Plumtree shirt at the start of the movie. Plumtree was a Canadian band that wrote a song called "Scott Pilgrim" which was the inspiration for the comic books written by Bryan Lee O'Malley which inspired the director Edgar Wright to make the movie.
  • 1 - Scott steps on a guitar pedal to summon the Sonic Yeti during the battle of the bands. Although its logo was obscured, this pedal is a Digitech "Bad Monkey" overdrive, signifying its connection to the giant ape
    Scott steps on a guitar pedal to summon the Sonic Yeti during the battle of the bands. Although its logo was obscured, this pedal is a Digitech "Bad Monkey" overdrive, signifying its connection to the giant ape
  • 1 - The Katayanagi Twins speaker goes to eleven
    The Katayanagi Twins speaker goes to eleven
  • During the scene where Scott breaks up with Knives Chau, you can faintly hear the beggining of the song Black Sheep, that is sung by his ex-girlfriend later on the movie, signifying that Scott is acting just like her, and breaking someone's heart

  • 1 - <b></b>vs. The World (2010), the last name of the 4th evil ex is Richter, which is a nod to the main character Richter from the game Castlevania: Rondo of Blood. Both characters use a similar chain whip weapon.
    vs. The World (2010), the last name of the 4th evil ex is Richter, which is a nod to the main character Richter from the game Castlevania: Rondo of Blood. Both characters use a similar chain whip weapon.
  • 1 - Scott lands a 64 hit combo on Matthew Patel, And I'll explain further in the comments
    Scott lands a 64 hit combo on Matthew Patel, And I'll explain further in the comments
  • 1 - Steven Stills compliments the haircuts of a rival band in the slide show about them, hinting at him being gay in the graphic novel.
    Steven Stills compliments the haircuts of a rival band in the slide show about them, hinting at him being gay in the graphic novel.
  • 1 - The Katayanagi Twins turn the sound up to eleven, coined in the 1984 movie This Is Spinal Tap.
    The Katayanagi Twins turn the sound up to eleven, coined in the 1984 movie This Is Spinal Tap.
  • 1 - When he's riding the bus, a poster for a Lucas Lee movie appears on the bus.
    When he's riding the bus, a poster for a Lucas Lee movie appears on the bus.

Scott Pilgrim Hidden Details

1 - Knives tells Scott not to "beat himself up about it" while fighting Nega Ninja in a video game. Later, he talks things out with Nega Scott instead of fighting, and become friends.
Knives tells Scott not to "beat himself up about it" while fighting Nega Ninja in a video game. Later, he talks things out with Nega Scott instead of fighting, and become friends.
1 - Just before Scott meets Roxie, street signs indicate the status of the seven exes. The two white crosses (or x's) indicate the defeated Mathew and Lucas, the remaining five yellow crosses show the other undefeated exes.
Just before Scott meets Roxie, street signs indicate the status of the seven exes. The two white crosses (or x's) indicate the defeated Mathew and Lucas, the remaining five yellow crosses show the other undefeated exes.
1 - Scott asks for a list of her Evil Exes, and she sarcastically says she might get it laminated. When she does give him the list, it is in fact laminated.
Scott asks for a list of her Evil Exes, and she sarcastically says she might get it laminated. When she does give him the list, it is in fact laminated.
1 - Defeating Matthew Patel rewards Scott $2.40. Scott bemoans he does not have enough to catch the bus home, so Ramona offers to lend him the 35 cents. This price is actually accurate in the year they shot this scene, as Toronto bus adult fares were $2.75 in 2009.
Defeating Matthew Patel rewards Scott $2.40. Scott bemoans he does not have enough to catch the bus home, so Ramona offers to lend him the 35 cents. This price is actually accurate in the year they shot this scene, as Toronto bus adult fares were $2.75 in 2009.
1 - Scott's bass guitar looks normal, but after it gets blown up by Todd during their battle it is held together by duct tape later in the movie.
Scott's bass guitar looks normal, but after it gets blown up by Todd during their battle it is held together by duct tape later in the movie.
1 - Scott throws away an album. It then lands on Beck, Beck made the music for the band "Sex Bob-Omb" which is Scott's band in the movie.
Scott throws away an album. It then lands on Beck, Beck made the music for the band "Sex Bob-Omb" which is Scott's band in the movie.
1 - When Ramona chooses Gideon over Scott and she states that "she just can't control herself around him", Gideon gets out of a car and the Rolling Stones song "Under My Thumb" plays on the car radio, representing Gideon's manipulation and control over Ramona.
When Ramona chooses Gideon over Scott and she states that "she just can't control herself around him", Gideon gets out of a car and the Rolling Stones song "Under My Thumb" plays on the car radio, representing Gideon's manipulation and control over Ramona.

Scott plays Ramona a song called "Ramona". She then says, "Can't wait to hear it when it's finished!" When "it" (the movie) is finished, a more complete version of the song plays.

1 - The songs played by Scott's band are actually part of the comics with lyrics and chords to recreate/play along
The songs played by Scott's band are actually part of the comics with lyrics and chords to recreate/play along

All exes have details

After his fight with Todd (the 3rd evil ex), his bass breaks in half and can later be seen fixed via duct tape in the fight against the Katayanagi Twins (4th and 5th evil ex's).

One of the many allusions to the comic book is heard before the 2nd Chaos Theatre attempt, when Comeau literally states that "the comic book is better than the movie."

1 - The opening credits show the traits of the following characters, as explained in the comment below. (Apple Orgies for the poor quality)
The opening credits show the traits of the following characters, as explained in the comment below. (Apple Orgies for the poor quality)
1 - During the fight with the twins Scott's eyes are tinted green to match his avatar. It can be better seen in the actual video.
During the fight with the twins Scott's eyes are tinted green to match his avatar. It can be better seen in the actual video.
1 - When Scott is making words with fridge magnet alphabets, he inverts an "8" magnet to show the symbol for infinity -- "everything" sux
When Scott is making words with fridge magnet alphabets, he inverts an "8" magnet to show the symbol for infinity -- "everything" sux
1 - The bionic drummer that punches the highlights out of Knives' hair can be seen in backstage with Envy and Vegan Superman
The bionic drummer that punches the highlights out of Knives' hair can be seen in backstage with Envy and Vegan Superman

When Scott summons Sonic Yeti during the band battle, Scott's eyes glow the same color as Yeti's.

Scott battles Lucas Lee at a Castle. The next battle occurs at a club called Lee's Palace.

Scott notes that the last couple of lines spoken by Matthew Patel (first Evil Ex) don't rhyme. However, you can actually hear Matthew trying to recover during the second last line, as he says "take this sucker dowwww-out"

1 - Scott and Knives walk across a large X marked in the snow, foreshadowing the 7 Evil Exes later in the film.
Scott and Knives walk across a large X marked in the snow, foreshadowing the 7 Evil Exes later in the film.
1 - The Katayanagi Twins turn their AMPS up to 11 in response to The Sex
The Katayanagi Twins turn their AMPS up to 11 in response to The Sex
1 - The first time Scott fights Gideon The Sex Bobombs are singing a song about how they're not having fun since they sold out
The first time Scott fights Gideon The Sex Bobombs are singing a song about how they're not having fun since they sold out
Scott Pilgrim poster
Scott Pilgrim poster

Scott Pilgrim Plot

Scott Pilgrim must defeat his new girlfriend's seven evil exes in order to win her heart.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Scott Pilgrim. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Director Edgar Wright
Stars Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin, Anna Kendrick, Alison Pill
IMDB score 7.5