- Acclaimed Flop: Despite positive reviews from critics and an Academy Award nomination for Rosie Perez for Best Supporting Actress, the film flopped at the box office, making just less than $7 million domestically.
- Author Phobia: Ironically, Peter Weir claimed that making this film cured him of his fear of flying.
- Prop Recycling: Some of the debris that was used in the crash scene in Hero was reused for the crash site in this film.
- What Could Have Been: The film was originally going to star Mel Gibson.
Trivia / Fearless (1993)