The original script had flashbacks in it. Director Larry Fessenden decided to remove said flashbacks from the final finished screenplay.
This whole film was shot using natural light.
The giant fish was built in Los Angeles.
Shot in eighteen days.
Three rowboats were used in this movie.
The one piece bathing suit Mackenzie Rosman wears was shipped from Australia.
Griffin Newman ad-libbed the line "Row you heroes."
Feature film debut of Daniel Zovatto.
Daniel Zovatto did his own stunt for the sequence in which his character Johnny gets strangled by the rope.
All six teens are murdered.