'Rules Don't Apply' trivia and fun facts
Alternative actor Andrew Garfield was originally cast in a role but later dropped out, Justin Timberlake and Alden Ehrenreich were considered to replace him.
Alec Baldwin and Howard Hughes Co-star Alec Baldwin also had a supporting role in the 2004 film 'The Aviator' (2004) about the early years of Howard Hughes.
Warren Beatty and Annette Bening This is the second time that Warren Beatty and his wife Annette Bening have appeared in a movie together. The first time was 'Love affair' (1994).
Suggested actresses Rooney Mara and Felicity Jones both turned down the role that went to Lily Collins.
Amy Madigan and Ed Harris One of eight films starring real-life couple Amy Madigan and Ed Harris (I)'. The other seven films are 'Places in the Heart' (1984), 'Alamo Bay' (1985), 'Riders of the Purple Sage' (1996), 'Pollock' (2000), 'Just a Dream' (2002), 'Winter Passing' (2005) and 'Gone Baby Gone' (2007).
Oscar cast The film cast includes one Oscar winner: Warren Beatty; and six Oscar nominees: Alec Baldwin, Amy Madigan, Ed Harris, Steve Coogan, Candice Bergen and Annette Bening.
Martin Sheen and Alec Baldwin Martin Sheen and Alec Baldwin previously appeared in 'The Departed' (2006).
Alec Baldwin and Ed Harris Alec Baldwin and Ed Harris (I)' previously appeared in 'Glengarry Glen Ross' (1992).