The real Dan Saxon was an extra in the movie.

When SID goes to the San Carlos run, producers gathered more than 20 different biker clubs to join in.

This film was released in the UK as "Fixing the Shadow", a reference made in the film with the Native American folk tale.

At 1:28:47 you can clearly see that bloods pistol has not ejected the round completely after shooting the convenience store attendant.

Co-stars Rip Torn and Linda Fiorentino later co-starred in Men in Black.