- Doing It for the Art: Keanu Reeves gave up his upfront salary so that the production could afford to hire Gene Hackman.
- Dyeing for Your Art: Keanu Reeves gained over twenty pounds of muscle in preparation for this movie.
- Real Song Theme Tune: Of sorts. The replacement players adopt Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive" as their theme song, first singing it while they're locked up in prison, and then dancing to it after the final game.
Trivia / The Replacements (2000)