In a small town, an auto mechanic named Benny is devoted to taking care of his mentally ill sister, Joon, who can barely function alone in the real world despite being a talented artist. This relatively stable situation is shaken up when Benny is obliged in a poker game to welcome another player's relative, Sam, to his home for a few days. When Sam arrives, he quickly makes an impression with his quietly eccentric ways which emulate the antics of the great silent movie comedian, Buster Keaton. Without Benny's full knowledge, Sam and Joon find themselves drawn to each other to the fullest degree. However when Benny finds out, it creates a rift in the siblings as they struggle to accept their relationship is profoundly changing with the presence of this odd newcomer. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
A romance on the brink of reality.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for theme, a scene of mild sensuality and one use of harsh language
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Did You Know?
The apartment used as Ruthie's was a disaster area when the production crew found it. They had to renovate the entire apartment. See more
Joon's medical records list her address as Water Street, but later on her Medical Alert Card shows that she lives on Cedar Street. See more
Oh my God! "I've just been looking for my boyfriend. Have you seen him? He's a cute guy with a little mole on his right cheek."
Hey, Ruthie. One of your ghosts come back to haunt ya?
"AH! Oh, Brad! Oh, Brad. Brad, please don't be dead. Brad, I never had a chance to tell you what you meant to me. Oh, Brad, please!" It's you! You're you! Ruthie Melony, co-star of the Prom Queen Mutilator with Dick Bebe!
You saw that?
"He was mine! He was mine!" "No, Cindy. You're sick. Cindy, you need help. No, ...
References Sherlock Jr.
PINETOP'S BOOGIE WOOGIE
Written and Performed by Pinetop Perkins
(as Joe 'Pinetop' Perkins)
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