- Fridge Logic: How did Hatcher get a severed head through airport security?
- He's former DEA, he probably still has some connections.
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Earl Boen, the man best known for playing Doctor Silberman, appears in this film as a doctor of medicine.
- Hilarious in Hindsight: Danny Trejo makes his film debut as an informant killed in the first 15 minutes. Twenty years later, Trejo would finally get a leading role in Machete... in which Seagal plays the Big Bad.