Brain Damage/Fun Facts

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  • During the fellatio scene the crew walked out of the production refusing to work on the scene. A similar incident happened during the shooting of Basket Case (1982).
  • The theatrical and original home-video releases of his film deleted the most gruesome scenes, such as the "fellatio" gag.
  • On the subway, Brian sees a man carrying a big basket with a lock on it. The character is from Frank Henenlotter's previous film, Basket Case (1982).
  • Horror host Zacherley provided the uncredited voice of Aylmer.
  • Brian has an unexplained cut on his lip all throughout the film. It was a part of a subplot involving him getting into a fight the night before defending his brother in a bar fight. But due to time restraints the explanation scenes were never filmed
  • As Brian wakes up for the first time in his bed, his head covered in blood, an album poster is spotted on the wall, Slayer's "Reign In Blood".
  • The film was given the R18 rating in New Zealand.
  • Film debut of Rick Hearst.
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