William Hurt turned down the lead role because of scheduling conflict.
William Hurt turned down the role of Dr. Grant without even reading the script.
Steve Buscemi, Frank Vincent, William Hurt and Val Kilmer were attached to star in this film concerning the mafia. the production was initially delayed and then ultimately cancelled when the production company failed to secure financing.
Was considered for the role of Paul Sheldon.
Did you know that William Hurt was not the only choice for this movie? (click to learn more)