- Billing Displacement: Olympia Dukakis only speaks three lines and barely appears for one minute despite having principle billing on the poster.
- What Could Have Been:
- Cameron Diaz was considered for Linda Ash.
- In a 2005 interview with Vanity Fair, Woody Allen stated that even after their bitter and much-publicized breakup, he considered casting Mia Farrow as his wife Amanda, saying that he believed she would be the best actress for the role. In response to this, his casting director Juliet Taylor replied, "What, are you nuts?"
- Write Who You Know: The movie was inspired by Woody Allen's adopted daughter Dylan. He thought that to be so intelligent and charming, he decided, Dylan must have inherited "good genes."
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