- 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:
Trivia / Far and Away