Movie was originally intended to be filmed at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, MA. But after reviewing the script treatment, the college president at the time declined (at the last minute), due to the "serial rapist" element. The movie was then quickly moved to Smith College in Northampton, MA. Smith only agreed as long as the college name was changed.
Highest-grossing feature production to involve co-founders of the Canadian animation company, Nelvana (in this case, Michael Hirsh and Patrick Loubert). Nelvana is better known as a producer of children's entertainment.
Alec Baldwin turned down the lead role of protagonist dr. Richard Kimble in the fugitive who was a surgeon accused of murdering his wife which went to harrison ford. In this film, he is a surgeon with a god complex and involved in an insurance fraud scheme and was a secret abortion doctor and is somewhat of an antagonist until he refuses to kill a 10 year old kid.
Nicole Kidman's character wanted Alec Baldwin's character to help her kill a ten year old boy who is rumored to be a witness to their crimes but the kid turns out to be blind and it also turns out to be a trap and sting operation for them by the cops and Bill Pullman's character. Nicole kidman's character kills Alec Baldwin's character for refusing to help her kill the kid. Five years later, ironically, the director of Malice, Harold Becker, cast Alec Baldwin as the villain in Mercury Rising and his character was supposed kill a nine year old boy who solves a government code.
When Andy mentions Dr. David Lillianfield to Jed, Jed says I've heard of him and that he's a good man. Andy doesn't know Jed and Lillianfield are one and the same person as well as Tracy's secret lover.