Arizona Dream (1992) Poster



The first cut of the film was about 4 hours long. Emir Kusturica gave Johnny Depp a copy of the version.
Although filmed in 1991, the movie didn't see a US release until 1994.
Lili Taylor was the first actor cast.
The backing music used in the 'dinner party' scene between Axel (Depp), Paul, Elaine and Grace is a piece by jazz musician Django Reinhardt. The same piece was used in the 'river dance' scene in Chocolat (2000), where it is performed on guitar by Johnny Depp.
Filming ultimately took up a year with a three month hiatus while director Emir Kusturica recovered from a nervous breakdown.
Producer Claudie Ossard wanted to work with Emir Kusturica after seeing his film Time of the Gypsies (1988).
The inspiration behind the Foo Fighters song "Enough Space".

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