- Actor Allusion: possibly unintentional. At one point, Nicky warns Jess that "There are AUSTRALIANS here!" Australian Margot Robbie responds with an offended "What's THAT supposed to mean?"
- Fake American: Margot Robbie as Jess Barrett.
- What Could Have Been: The film was originally scheduled to star Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, but both dropped out. Then it was going to star Ben Affleck and Kristen Stewart, and then they dropped out. Brad Pitt was also considered for Nicky Spurgeon, while Jessica Biel, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Lawrence, Rosamund Pike and Michelle Williams were considered for Jess Barrett.
- Writing by the Seat of Your Pants: Margot Robbie revealed in an interview, that the film was edited as it was shot.
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