Trivia / Crash

The novel:

The 1996 film:

The 2005 film:

  • Actor-Shared Background: Bahar Soumekh and Shaun Toub actually are Iranian-American, like their characters. However, they are both Persian Jews, not Muslims as seems to be the case in the film.
  • Name's the Same: As a 1996 David Cronenberg film about people who get sexual thrills from being in car crashes.
  • Recycled: The Series: The TV show Crash, starring the late Dennis Hopper as a misanthropic Hollywood producer whose life intersects with characters from all walks of life in LA. (See Series page)