* RealLife/MeanCharacterNiceActor: Vic's actor, Mark Venturini, who was also in the first ''ReturnOfTheLivingDead'', was known to be the complete opposite of Vic and to be very kind hearted, actually becoming friends with Dominick Brascia (Joey) and reminded great friends till Venturini's death in 1996 from leukemia.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** Corey Feldman was supposed to be the lead actor, but he was working on ''Film/TheGoonies'' at the time so he only appeared in the opening.
** The opening dream originally had Tommy fighting his way through a hospital to reach Jason's corpse in the morgue. When he reaches him, Jason rises from the autopsy table and Tommy would've woken up.
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