TV Movie | Unrated | | Biography, Crime, Drama
According to Lawrence Schiller, Debra Winger was strongly favored for Nicole Baker, but was turned down after being considered "too urban" for the role. Tatum O'Neal also read for the role.
Gary Mark Gilmore:
Go down on me, partner... I need it
Nicole Baker: Don't call me partner.
Gary Mark Gilmore: No, darlin'... I love it... I love it
Nicole Baker: Yeah, you and seven other motherfuckers.
In the movie you see that Gary Gilmore shot himself in the left hand, but in real life he shot the right hand.
A 97-minutes version was released theatrically in Europe, featuring additional footage with some nudity not shown in original television version.