* ExecutiveMeddling: The movie was supposed to be one-third on the boat, and two-thirds in New York, but budgetary concerns caused the studio to force the director to reverse the ratio.
* HeyItsThatGuy: KellyHu, as well as noted anime and cartoon voice actress SaffronHenderson as punk rocker J.J.
** Michael Benyaer, actor and voice artist who is probably best known for being the voice of Bob in the first, second, and fourth seasons of ''WesternAnimation/ReBoot'', played one of the two thugs Jason kills late in the film.
** Gordon Currie plays Miles Wolfe, one of Jason's victims. Yeah, Jason offed [[LeftBehind Nicolae Carpathia.]]
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: The original script called for the climactic battle to take place in [[MonumentalBattle the Statue of Liberty]].