When being interviewed on a podcast, Ron Perlman
said that he declined being part of this documentary because he didn't want to say anything negative because he didn't know everything that happened between the fallout between Richard Stanley
and New Line. He did say that for the short amount of time that they had, he loved working with Stanley and wished that he could've stayed on the project. See more
[on John Frankenheimer
And he was heavy-handed with the Australian crew, which he would loudly denounce at lunch and say that it was the worst crew he'd ever seen and he wanted his American crew.
And the crew, which they do on a lot of shoots and still do, is make up crew t-shirts. The t-shirt had on it, as a quote which was one of the lines of dialogue from the film: "You don't have to obey these bastards, they're not gods!"