Derren Nesbitt when he went for a medical was aghast that pictures of all the actors in the doctors waiting room were of dead actors!.
Edward Anderson wrote the script with Michael Caine in mind and he was always his first choice for the part of Hobbs.
Michael Caine's grandfather had a similar job to Hobbs.
Branko Tomovic auditioned for the part of Vladimir Dmitriev.
Demi Moore's first major film role since Passion of Mind (2000).
Michael Caine and Demi Moore have also worked together in Blame it on Rio (1984), where they played father and daughter.
Hobbs is another name for the devil and like the devil Mr. Hobbs tempts Demi Moore to commit a sin.