* DyeingForYourArt: Demi Moore buzzed her hair down to the scalp on camera, and worked out religiously to simulate the effects of going through combat training.
* ExecutiveMeddling: An alternate ending was filmed in which Demi Moore dies saving her Command Master Chief, and after her nationally televised funeral, three other women are shown reporting for CRT training. Even though this ending was more popular with test audiences, Disney execs chose the happier ending.
* HeyItsThatGuy: Master Chief [[Film/LordOfTheRings Aragorn]] reporting for duty!
** "Senator [=DeHaven=], [[TheGraduate you're trying to seduce me, aren't you]]?"