Trivia for Only The Brave
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- Ken Nolan and Eric Singer wrote the screenplay based on a GQ artcle titled "No Exit".
- Both Ben Hardy and Taylor Kitsch have starred in an X-Men movie. Hardy was Angel in X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) and Kitsch was Gambit in X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009).
- This is the first time Josh Brolin and Jeff Bridges have worked together since True Grit (2010).
- Both James Badge Dale and Jeff Bridges have starred in an Iron Man movie.
- This will be the first time Miles Teller and Andie MacDowell have worked together since Footloose (2011).
- Miles Teller, Taylor Kitsch, Josh Brolin, James Badge Dale, Jeff Bridges, Ben Hardy, and Jennifer Connelly have all portrayed a character in a Marvel inspired movie. Teller (Fantastic Four), Kitsch (X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Brolin (Guardians, Age of Ultron, Infinity War), Badge Dale (Iron Man 3), Bridges (Iron Man), Hardy (X-Men Apocalypse), and Connelly (Hulk).
- Second time director Joseph Kosinski and actor Jeff Bridges have worked together after TRON: Legacy (2010)
- James Badge Dale and Taylor Kitsch have portrayed people from a true story/event. Dale in 13 Hours who played Tyrone 'Rone' Woods, and Kitsch in Lone Survivor as Michael 'Murph' Murphy
- Jennifer Connelly spent time with the real Amanda Marsh in preparation for her role.
- This is the first IMAX-Formatted movie to only play in select territories.
- Multiple Marvel Movies connection; Josh Brolin is Thanos from a number of marvel movies, and also portraying Cable in Deadpool 2. Miles Teller is Reed Richards in the rebooted Fantastic Four, Jennifer Connolly is Betty Ross from the 2005 adaptation of the Hulk, Tyler Kitsch was Gambit in the wolverine spin off origins! Ben Hardy was Angel in X-Men Apocalypse.
- Before Geoff Stults was in this movie as a Granite Mountain Hotshot he portrayed a fireman on the WB/CW's 7th Heaven in the shows sixth season 2001-2002.
- True story of the Fallen 19 Firefighters of the Granite Mountain Hot Shots Crew from Prescott Arizona
- Based On The Book and Autobiography of the lone survivor of the Yarnell Hill Fire Brendan McDonough called Granite Mountain.