8 Hidden Scenes in Space Jam

Following is our collection of Space Jam 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 Space Jam film message.

Bill Murray wears a St. Paul Saints baseball hat against the Monstars. The St. Paul Saints are a real independent baseball team in Minnesota, and Murray has been a part-owner since 1993.
Bill Murray wears a St. Paul Saints baseball hat against the Monstars. The St. Paul Saints are a real independent baseball team in Minnesota, and Murray has been a part-owner since 1993.
Micheal Jordon's dog is named Charles... Barkley.
Micheal Jordon's dog is named Charles... Barkley.

Space Jam Movie Trivia Facts

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

  1. The original names for each of the aliens had to do with "zero": Void, Bupkus, Null, Void, and Zilch. This is reflected by the fact that they all have the number 0 on their basketball jerseys.

  2. Michael Jordan actually double dribbles in the approach of his final dunk. So it should have been whistled The Monstars ball and they would have won.

Space Jam Easter Eggs

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

  • 1 - Daffy suggests the The Ducks as the team name. Bugs replies "What kind of Mickey Mouse organization would name their team The Ducks?" Referencing the Disney film The Mighty Ducks.
    Daffy suggests the The Ducks as the team name. Bugs replies "What kind of Mickey Mouse organization would name their team The Ducks?" Referencing the Disney film The Mighty Ducks.

Space Jam Hidden Facts

1 - Michael Jordan is surprised that Stan is flattened like a cartoon, but in his first meeting with the Monstars, he is crushed into a basketball.
Michael Jordan is surprised that Stan is flattened like a cartoon, but in his first meeting with the Monstars, he is crushed into a basketball.
1 - A barely-audible background line refers to Shawn Bradley as "rank-and-file". This sets up that Blanko, the least intelligent of the Nerdlucks, chose to steal Bradley's talent as he assumed Bradley was an elite player simply because of his height.
A barely-audible background line refers to Shawn Bradley as "rank-and-file". This sets up that Blanko, the least intelligent of the Nerdlucks, chose to steal Bradley's talent as he assumed Bradley was an elite player simply because of his height.
Space Jam poster
Space Jam poster

Space Jam Plot

In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Space Jam. 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 Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Director Joe Pytka
Stars Michael Jordan, Wayne Knight, Theresa Randle, Manner Washington
IMDB score 6.4