In 2006, around twenty-two years after the picture had premiered in 1984, the film at the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival, won a Best Screenplay Award for its screenwriter A. Martin Zweiback
, for his "Writer's Cut" of the movie. See more
I guess I can do a lot of people some good, can't I?
I told you, Seymour. Think of yourself as a doctor. A doctor saves the lives of those who want to live, you take the lives of those who want to die. Seymour, listen to me, those five people who need your services are all lovely people. They need your help and your talent to free them of their misery. Seymour, listen to me - I was a good mother, I never told any of my children to do anything wrong and I wouldn't tell you. So be a good boy, ...