Little Known Facts about John Travolta’s Gotti Movie

 

  • Just releasing it is considered a federal offense

  • Originally titled Battlefield Earth II

  • Almost went straight-to-video… on Beta

  • Might get John Travolta thrown out of Scientology

  • Musical numbers cut at the last minute

  • Half the budget spent on hair gel

  • Features a cameo by the Super Mario Brothers

  • Travolta’s dialect coach? Father Guido Sarducci

  • Originally written as an episode of the Jersey Shore

  • No animals were harmed during filming, but several careers were