* CaliforniaDoubling: ''Death Wish 3'' was set in New York, but filmed in London.
** The first movie has Creator/JeffGoldblum in his screen debut playing one of the criminals who attack Kersey's wife and daughter. DenzelWashington and Sonia Manzano (''Series/SesameStreet'''s Maria) also have tiny bit parts; as a mugger and a grocery clerk respectively. Creator/ChristopherGuest also appears as a patrolman.
** LaurenceFishburne is one of the main bad guys in the first sequel.
** [[BillandTedsExcellentAdventure Bill S. Preston, esq.]] as a small bit rapist and [[Series/StarTrektheNextGeneration Marina Sirtis]] in ''Death Wish 3''.
** DannyTrejo in ''The Crackdown''.
* OldShame: Bronson wasn't happy about the third film, and rarely spoke about it.
* RecycledSoundtrack: Some music in ''The Crackdown'' was taken from ''Film/MissingInAction'' and ''Film/InvasionUSA1985''.
* SameLanguageDub: Some of the extras in ''3'' were dubbed over due to their British accents.
* ViewersAreMorons: Third film's number was supposed to be roman like in the second film, but it was changed because it was believed that Americans don't understand roman numbering.
** FrankSinatra, ClintEastwood and SteveMcQueen turned down the role of Paul Kersey.
** Isaac Hayes was approached to do the music for the second film.
** There were plans for a sixth film with the subtitle ''The New Vigilante''.
** As well as plans to bring back Kersey's girlfriend from the second film for a cameo in the third or fourth--to be killed off, of course.