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- While Pete (Topher Grace) is talking to Angelica (Kathryn Hahn) in the bar, she talks about something called Big Love. Ginnifer Goodwin (Cathy) later starred in Big Love.
- WILHELM SCREAM: When Pete is watching TV and every channel has Tad Hamilton playing, there is a war movie where a Wilhelm Scream is heard.
- Josh Lucas turned down the role of Tad.
- The nurse in the film's opening scene is Amy Smart
- The real Fraziers Bottom is located in Putnam Co., West Virginia just west of Charleston. However, most of the filming in West Virginia took place in the Fayetteville (Fayette Co.) area which is located roughly 50 miles east of Charleston.
- Despite the fact that this was filmed in Super 35, "Filmed in Panavision" is listed in the end credits.
- CAMEO(David Daskal): star of Average Joe as an extra when Rosie returns from her lunch time date with Tad Hamilton, and again in the bar when Peter gets a bullseye playing darts.
- In the scene near the beginning of the movie, where the camera switches back and forth from Tad to Pete, Pete eventually sits down to dinner with a book. The book is titled A Good Man is Hard to Find, which is a short story written by 'Flannery OConnor, a prominent Catholic author who lived in the Protestant-dominant south in a small town probably similar to that of Rosalee and Pete's small town.