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According to Bill Murray, he considered retiring after doing this film because he felt that it was the best acting performance he could ever give.
Jim Jarmusch asked each of the four female leads to write a version of the pink letter from the point of view of their respective characters. He used a combination of those four letters in the film.
Bill Murray agreed to do the film on the condition that he would not have to travel more than an hour from his home in Hudson Valley, New York. Jim Jarmusch agreed and all scenes were filmed in either New York or northern New Jersey.
Jim Jarmusch finished the script in two and a half weeks.
Sun Green is also the name of a young girl featured in the Neil Young album "Greendale". Jim Jarmusch is a big fan of Neil Young.
This project's working title was "Dead Flowers", a possible reference to a song on The Rolling Stones album "Sticky Fingers".
French visa # 113516.
Finnish censorship certificate register # 201013 delivered on 5-9-2005
Swiss censorship visa # 1005.471


The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

Homer MurrayBill Murray's son has a quick role at the very end of the film. He looks into the camera as the car he is in passes by.

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