Trivia / Flashdance

were considered for the role of Alex.
  • One for the soundtrack, "Maniac" was originally a song made in tribute of the horror film Maniac before being reworked for this film.
  • Phil Collins turned down the opportunity to write a song for the film.
  • Bob Geldof was offered a role in the film.

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