- Romance on the Set: Shia LaBeouf dated his costar FKA Twigs. However after they broke up, Twigs filed a lawsuit against LaBeouf, accusing him of abuse during their relationship.
- Write What You Know: It's been made clear that this film was heavily-based on Shia LaBeouf's life in the film industry.
- Write Who You Know: LaBeouf based Otis and his father James on himself and his father Jeffrey.
- Written by Cast Member: Shia LaBeouf, who wrote the film based on his own life, plays Otis' dad.
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