Trivia / The Fury

  • Old Shame: Brian De Palma said that this is not one of his favorite films that he directed.
  • Same Language Dub: The character of Cheryl (played by Hilarie Thompson), had her voice re-dubbed by Betty Buckley.
  • What Could Have Been:
    • Those who use psychic powers are shown to have Eyes of Gold instead of blue eyes in the trailer.
    • Sissy Spacek was considered for Gillian Bellaver.
    • The pulsating forehead vein and bleeding effects were originally intended for Carrie, but were cut due to budgetary constraints.
    • The film was originally the first half of a two-picture deal between director De Palma and producer Frank Yablans, the second being an adaptation of The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester.