R | | Action, Comedy, Crime
The script originally had Marvin die in the scene where Serrano's thugs knock him out, but it was felt that the climax would have been less dramatic and suspenseful without him.
The hand that Jack's cigarette is in when he is about to let the Duke out of the bathroom on the train.
In the opening credits, Robert De Niro's name is spelled Robert DeNiro.
Two cuts to remove lock-picking details were made to the UK video version, which was also upgraded from a 15 cinema certificate to an 18 on video. The British DVD release in 2000 restored the cuts made to previous UK versions.
$5,506,290 24 July 1988