- Creator Backlash: Jessica Alba has said she found the violence ultimately gratuitous.
- Fake American: Elias Koteas (Joe Rothman) is Canadian and Simon Baker (Howard) is Australian.
- Playing Against Type: Adorable boyish Casey Affleck as a brutal irredeemable killer. Counts as this for both Jessica Alba and romcom regular Kate Hudson as well.
- Jessica Alba has said she doesn't want her daughters to see this movie, and who can blame her?