- There’s a scene in the trailer that isn’t in the film. A tyre hurls towards the camera.
- It was the first ever film to be released on DVD.
- It was the last ever film to be released on HD-DVD
- Helen Hunt & Bill Paxman were temporarily blinded during filming due to filming lights being too bright.
- The thunder sound effects actually were made by using a camels groan, slowing it down and playing it backwards.
- The tagline ‘the dark side of nature’ was going to be originally called ‘it sucks’.. which does actually suck.. I’m glad they never made that decision.
- It was the second highest grossing film of 1996. It made $500m at the box office, behind Independence day which made $817m