- Fake Nationality: Russian Colonel Vertikoff is played by the extremely-German Armin Mueller-Stahl, and the Serbian Duan Gavrić is played by Romanian actor Marcel Iures.
- Production Posse: Several veterans of ER worked on this film, including director Mimi Leder, producer Steven Spielberg, and actors George Clooney and Goran Vinjić.
- What Could Have Been:
- Steven Spielberg toyed with the idea of directing this movie.
- Annette Bening was originally considered for the female lead.
- Several top Serbian actors, including Miki Manojlović, Lazar Ristovski, and Dragan Nikolic; were offered the role of Gravic. All turned it down for various reasons.
- George Clooney dropped out of an unproduced Green Hornet adaptation to do this film.
Trivia / The Peacemaker