- Carrie Fisher was an uncredited script doctor on the film.
- This movie is the only time that Katharine Hepburn ever said the word "fuck" on-screen.
- Katharine Hepburn's last feature film.
- Warren Beatty personally lobbied Katharine Hepburn to come out of retirement and appear in this film. Though he personally rented a house for her in Los Angeles and had her referred to a special dermatologist (Hepburn was suffering from skin cancer at the time), she wouldn't give a definitive answer until the day of filming.