Corrected entry: In the movie, Val Kilmer (as John Holmes) wears a chain around his neck that holds a ring. The ring is the actual wedding band that John Holmes gave his wife, Sharon, when they got married in 1965. Sharon loaned it to Val to give him good luck on the movie. When the movie was over, Sharon then gave the ring to Dawn Schiller.
Corrected entry: When the film played the Toronto Film Festival, one of the promotional items handed out was a ruler that was 13 1/2 inches long.
Corrected entry: The movie did not portray that, while John was being beaten up at Nash's house, Liberace's lover, Scott Thorson, was present. It was his testimony that eventually led to the indictment of Eddie Nash by federal authorities.
Corrected entry: When Ron throws the VCR through the window, Billy gets upset. However earlier in the movie when Ron fired a bullet into the ceiling to show John that his guns were loaded, Billy didn't say a word.
Corrected entry: At the beginning how would John really know his girlfriend Dawn's whereabouts? Yet he knows the exact location as he comes and picks her up.