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First feature film directed by Woody Allen that is not produced by Charles H. Joffe. Joffe, who had worked with Allen for nearly forty years, died in July 2008.
Before Lucy Punch replaced Nicole Kidman, Carice van Houten was considered to replace her.
Anna Friel filmed her role in a day.
In some territories, such as Australia, this Woody Allen film was theatrically released after Midnight in Paris (2011) and To Rome with Love (2012) which were made after this movie.
Nicole Kidman was cast in the lead role, but dropped out.
Woody Allen said that he initially thought he would not be able to get Sir Anthony Hopkins to agree to appear in the film.
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Celia Imrie filmed her role in a day, and said that she accepted the part, even though it was small, because Woody Allen was such a "legend". Her scenes with Sir Anthony Hopkins, however, never made it into the final cut.
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Monique Alfradique auditioned for the film, but didn't get the part.
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Anne Reid unsuccessfully auditioned for the part played by Pauline Collins.
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The trivia item below may give away important plot points.

The line that Roy uses to court Sally ("So much depends on a red wheelbarrow glazed with rainwater beside the white chickens") is actually a poem by William Carlos Williams. It's unclear whether Sally's character knew that or whether Roy stole it for himself (setting up a bit of foreshadowing).

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