11 Hidden Scenes in Superbad

Following is our collection of Superbad 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 Superbad film message.

Jonah Hills character's penis drawing shows homage to Tiananmen Square.
Jonah Hills character's penis drawing shows homage to Tiananmen Square.

The first scene shows Seth quickly call Evan by opening his flip phone and pressing the call button twice, eatablishing their relationship as best friends who don't hang out much with anyone else

Superbad Movie Trivia Facts

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

  1. The lead characters' names Evan and Seth are named after the movie's writers, Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg, who wrote the first draft of the script when they were 13 years old

  2. When Seth, Fogell and Evan are being chased by the cops (including Seth Rogen), the bat-wielding dad who attacks them is Mark Rogen, Seth's dad IRL.

  3. Evan's phone drops service forcing him to use the land line in the party house and getting trapped in with guys doing cocaine. This was to get around that the script was written when Seth Rogen was in high school before cell phones.

Superbad Easter Eggs

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

  • Jonah Hill says "This plans been fucked since Jump Street". He and Michael Bacall wrote a film based on a TV series 'Jump Street' that came out in 2012

  • 1 - During the scene where Evan is singing at the house party, one of the guys is wearing frat letters that spell "Keg"
    During the scene where Evan is singing at the house party, one of the guys is wearing frat letters that spell "Keg"

Superbad Hidden Facts

1 - Micheal Cara is said to look like somebody's brother. Later in the movie, the first party the two go to, a coked out guy mistakes him for the same guys brother
Micheal Cara is said to look like somebody's brother. Later in the movie, the first party the two go to, a coked out guy mistakes him for the same guys brother
1 - : A kitchen staff is shown with a mop mere seconds before the screen cuts back to the scene where McLovin stops the drunk homeless bum by leading the bum to slip in a puddle on the kitchen floor, thus foreshadowing and establishing the bum's demise. (pixelated pic)
: A kitchen staff is shown with a mop mere seconds before the screen cuts back to the scene where McLovin stops the drunk homeless bum by leading the bum to slip in a puddle on the kitchen floor, thus foreshadowing and establishing the bum's demise. (pixelated pic)
1 - The robber who punches McLovin in the liquor store is Paul Rudd
The robber who punches McLovin in the liquor store is Paul Rudd
Superbad poster
Superbad poster

Superbad Plot

Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Superbad. 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 Comedy
Director Greg Mottola
Stars Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bill Hader
IMDB score 7.6