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Christina Ricci wore an actual forty pound chain during filming. Craig Brewer brought various different chains on the set and told Ricci to choose the one that suited her best.
Samuel L. Jackson learned to play the guitar for this film, while completing production of Snakes on a Plane (2006). This film was the other of two films released the same year that Jackson starred in with the word "snake" in the title.
The title of the film derives from the Blind Lemon Jefferson song recorded in 1927.
Shipped to theaters as "Bible School Mission".
The panties Christina Ricci wore in the film were bought by herself at Dillard's department store. She also contributed cowboy boots, a Wrangler jacket, and a pair of shorts from her own closet.
Segments of this movie was filmed in the hometown of Justin Timberlake in Memphis, TN.
The electric guitar that Lazarus plays is a Gibson ES-335.
In the party scene a guy suggests getting high on Coricidin. The pharmacist in the movie is the spokesperson in the Coricidin HBP commercials.
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According to details written in the script, Lazarus is written to be in his late fifties and Rae is around 20 to 25 years. Additionally, Ronnie is written to be 25 years old.
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Lazarus rants about his ex-wife and how she was "running around behind my back, whoring with my brother, killing my baby" implying that Rose had once gotten pregnant by Laz and decided to undergo an abortion at some point during their marriage.
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The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

Rumor has it the original ending involved Justin Timberlake's character shooting Samuel L. Jackson in the back of the head during the scene where Christina Ricci sings "This Little Light of Mine". Director Craig Brewer decided, however, that it would be better to make the film happy, and with a very positive ending.

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