Wagons East (1994) Poster



John Candy didn't want to make the film, but was contractually obligated to do it.
John Candy died during filming. His few remaining scenes were either not filmed, or were filmed using a stand-in, then re-written not to involve him. His second bar sequence re-uses footage from his earlier bar sequence.
Ends with "Dedicated to the memory of John Candy".
The character 'John Slade' is a reference to 'Cactus Jack Slade' in The Villain (1979), played by Kirk Douglas.
Ethan Phillips and Robert Picardo would subsequently star in Star Trek: Voyager (1995) as Neelix and The Doctor respectively.

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