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Trivia / Far and Away

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  • Creator Couple: Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were a married couple at the time this was made.
  • Fake Irish: An Australian (Kidman) and an American (Cruise) playing Irish characters. Both actors are of partial Irish descent though.
  • Prop Recycling: The dress that Shannon admires in the shop window in Boston is the same dress worn by Clara Clayton in the last scene of Back to the Future Part III.
  • What Could Have Been:
    • Ron Howard asked Rod Steiger to audition for Daniel Christie, which greatly infuriated the Oscar-winning actor. He did, but failed to win the part. Richard Harris was also asked, but he flatly refused.
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    • Sean Bean was considered for Stephen Chase.

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