Trivia: The Postman
- Actor Allusion: The Postman tells one of the new recruits "You look familiar." While it's a reference to the fact that the recruit is The Mole, it's also a reference to said recruit being played by Costner's son.
- Box Office Bomb: Made $17,626,234 to it's $80,000,000 budget.
- Hey, It's That Guy!: In the movie, the assistant coach of the Titans went on to coach bigger teams. Alternatively, Colonel Weaver's a real asshole after this apocalypse.
- A few years later, Abbey had her husband murdered in front of her again.
- Plus, in-universe, Tom Petty.
- Opie was a postal carrier in post-apocalyptic America in his younger days.
- The mayor of Benning is none other than Colonel Sandurz.
- Star-Derailing Role: Kevin Costner barely recovered from it, both in acting and directing.