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A Life Less Ordinary (1997) Poster

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Although Brad Pitt did meet with Danny Boyle and producer Andrew Macdonald, the lead part was written with Ewan McGregor specifically in mind.
The scene where Robert almost hits O'Reilly who is laying in the road, was shot backwards and then reversed in post production.
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Shot over a period of 50 days.
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Julia Roberts was considered for the role of Celine.
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Ewan McGregor sings "Round Are Way" by Oasis. He was a big fan of the band at the time.
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Starting with issue 1063 publishing date 7-oct-1997, the UK comic 2000AD printed an eight-part, 48-page, drawn strip adaptation of the movie. Scripted by David Bishop and drawn by Steve Yeowell, it met with a mixed reception from readers. First cover is posted under miscellaneous URLs.
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In Gabriel's final lines he declares "Amaratus pathum laborium", which translates as: Love is a path of labors.
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The overhead shot when Robert is pulling the bag of money along the road with rope is computer generated.
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The author of the romantic novel read by Celine and O'Reilly is Jennifer Hodge. This is the name of the wife of writer John Hodge.
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Ian Holm and Maury Chaykin also co-starred in The Sweet Hereafter (1997), in both movies they had only one scene together.
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Both Holly Hunter and Ewan McGregor play the French horn.
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Delroy Lindo and Timothy Olyphant would later work together on Gone in 60 seconds
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Jackson announces himself as from the "Firm but Fair Eviction & Collection Agency", but the name on their truck (and later on their building) is written as "Firm but Fair Collection & Eviction Agency".
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The gas station attendant is whistling the techno song that played over the previous scene (when Robert confronts Neville and kidnaps Celine).
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The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

At the end, where Mayhew shoots and kills O'Reilly and Jackson, there is a picture of Gabriel hanging over Mayhew's shoulder.
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