- Frank Middlemass (Dr. Windsor) was disappointed with the finished film.
- German Import DVD has a Super-8 Version (German language only), as a special feature on the disc.
- Anthony Hopkins was asked to play the lead.
- Coast Guard cutter is the USCGC Dauntless (WMEC 624). She used to deploy out of Florida, but now is home ported in Galveston, Texas.