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Release Date:
29 March 2000 (France) See more »
A different kind of love story.
Francis and Blake Falls are conjoined twins who live in a neat little room in a rundown hotel. While sharing some organs... See more » | Add synopsis »
5 wins & 7 nominations See more »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Mark Polish ... Blake Falls

Michael Polish ... Francis Falls

Michele Hicks ... Penny

Jon Gries ... Lawyer Jay Harrison

Patrick Bauchau ... Miles, a Doctor

Garrett Morris ... Jesus

William Katt ... Surgeon

Lesley Ann Warren ... Francine

Teresa Hill ... Sissy
Robert Beecher ... D'Walt, the Elevator Operator

Jill Andre ... Waitress

Ant ... Tre

Holly Woodlawn ... Flamboyant at Party

Sasha Alexander ... Miss America
Socorra Mora ... Guadelupe

Mary-Pat Green ... Nurse
Patty Maloney ... June

Directed by
Michael Polish 
Writing credits
Mark Polish (written by) &
Michael Polish (written by)

Produced by
David Cohn .... associate producer
Jon Gries .... associate producer
Julie Lynn .... associate producer
Olivia Nagel .... line producer (as Olivia A. Nagel)
Marshall Persinger .... producer
Rena Ronson .... producer
Joyce Schweickert .... executive producer
Paul A. Torok .... co-producer (as Paul A. Torok)
Steven J. Wolfe .... producer
Original Music by
Stuart Matthewman 
Cinematography by
M. David Mullen 
Film Editing by
Leo Trombetta 
Production Design by
Warren Alan Young 
Art Direction by
Grace Li 
Set Decoration by
Alysia Allen  (as Alysia D. Allen)
Costume Design by
Bic Owen 
Makeup Department
Denise Baer .... special makeup effects artist
Noriko Kerns .... key hair stylist
David Perteet .... special makeup effects artist (as Dave Perteet)
Mike J. Regan .... special makeup effects artist (as Mike Regan)
David Selvadurai .... special makeup effects artist (as Dave Selvadurai)
Jo Strettell .... key makeup artist
Gary J. Tunnicliffe .... special makeup effects designer: twins
Claire Jane Vranian .... special makeup effects artist (as Claire Jane Deacon)
Bill Zahn .... special makeup effects artist
Production Management
Ted Abenheim .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Andrew Coffing .... first assistant director
Adam George .... second assistant director
Monica Kenyon .... second second assistant director (as Monica M. Kenyon)
Brett Dos Santos .... second second assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
Alana Bailey .... dresser
Marika Davis .... dresser
Juniper Foster .... dresser
Hassan Jamal .... lead man
John Jhong Ho Kim .... dresser
Martin Lockamy .... lead man (as Martin 'Scott' Lockamy)
Rhachel Shaw .... property master
Elizabeth Thinnes .... on-set dresser
Sound Department
Stephen F. Cohen .... boom operator (as Stephen E. Cohen)
Scott Doorley .... boom operator (as Scott 'Peach Fuzz' Doorley)
Sejoon Kahng .... adr recordist
Mark Kaim .... sound re-recording stage assistant
Dawn Kratofil .... sound librarian
Kimberly Ellen Lowe .... adr supervisor (as Kimberly Lowe Voigt)
Derek Marcil .... adr mixer
Derek Marcil .... sound re-recording mixer
Matthew Nicolay .... sound mixer
Jay Nierenberg .... supervising sound editor
Andre Perreault .... sound re-recording mixer (as André Perreault)
Karin Roulo .... adr mixer (as Karen Roulo)
Joshua E. Schneider .... foley mixer (as Josh Schneider)
Mike Shuman .... assistant sound editor (as Michael D. Shuman)
Robert Troy .... dialogue editor
Dustin Van Baalbergen .... sound librarian
Stephen L. Whitcomb .... boom operator (as Stephen L. Whitcombe)
Vanessa Theme Ament .... foley artist (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Tim Aldridge .... dolly grip (as Timothy Aldridge)
James 'Keeper' Auld .... key grip
Nate Barlow .... grip
Robert Biers .... rigging electrician
Patrice Lucien Cochet .... electrician (as Patrice Cochet)
Dan Conklin .... rigging electrician
Keith Eisberg .... first assistant camera
Casey Ellison .... rigging electrician
Neil Fleischbein .... best boy grip
Jessica Gallant .... dolly grip (as Jessica J. Gallant)
David B. Goldenberg .... first assistant camera (as David Goldenberg)
Eric Hanson .... best boy electric
Philip Jordan .... electrician (as Phillip Jordan)
S. Peter Lazich .... second assistant camera (as Peter Lazich)
Kenji Luster .... Steadicam operator
Paul Maltar .... grip
Ernesto Murillo .... best boy grip
John O'Shaughnessy .... electrician
Sean Peacock .... gaffer
Sébastien Raymond .... still photographer (as Sebastien Raymond)
Coliena Rentmeester .... still photographer
Michael Rha .... grip
Jorge Saavedra .... additional still photographer (as George Saavedra)
Michael P. Smith .... camera loader
Greg Swartz .... grip (as Greg W. Swartz)
Eric Velarde .... electrician (as Eric R. Velarde)
Michael Bratkowski .... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Casting Department
Heather Nunn .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Anne Madden .... wardrobe supervisor (as Ann Madden)
Ramona Martinez .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Jeffrey Banks .... post-production assistant
James E. Bruce .... assistant editor
Bob McMillian .... color timer
Mary Nelson-Duerrstein .... negative cutter: Executive Cutting (as Mary Duerrstein)
Jim Bruce .... assistant editor (uncredited)
Music Department
Bob Brockman .... score recordist (as Bob 'Bassy' Brockman)
Steve Fontaine .... assistant score mixer
Steve Fontaine .... assistant score producer
Rob Mathus .... conductor
Rob Mathus .... music arranger: strings
Rob Mathus .... orchestrator
Stuart Matthewman .... music arranger: strings
Stuart Matthewman .... musician: score
Stuart Matthewman .... score mixer
Stuart Matthewman .... score producer
Transportation Department
Mitchell Bergman .... driver
Jerry Knight .... driver
Steve Lewis .... driver (as Steven Lewis)
Roger Roberge II .... driver (as Roger Roberge)
Other crew
Brian Beneker .... assistant: Mr. Wolfe
Angela Bond .... assistant production coordinator
Craig Brown .... assistant: Mssrs. Polish
Emerson Bruns .... production counsel: Rudolph & Beer (as Emerson E. Bruns Esq.)
Harry Clein .... marketing consultant: Clein + White
Ann Devaney .... adr voice
Rita Di Dionisio .... caterer
Adrian Everakes .... caterer
Janine Giaime .... assistant: Ms. Ronson
Demetrius Griffin .... production intern
Marla Grossman .... production intern
Kira Lewis .... assistant: Mr. Persinger
Evan Liss .... medic
Coby Ryan McLaughlin .... adr voice
Mark Mercado .... production intern
Haviland Cooper Miller .... adr voice: child
Patrick Miller .... script supervisor
David Moquay .... main title creator
Bic Owen .... conjoined twin body rig
Pascal .... production intern (as Pascal Cooper)
Jerry Pyle .... production intern
Shaina Rutledge .... production intern
Jorge Saavedra .... video documentarian (as George Saavedra)
Steve Schweickert .... consultant: Ms. Schweickert (as Stephen Schweickert)
Rajendra Serber .... assistant: Mr. Wolfe
David Smith .... production intern
Myung Soo .... production intern
Eddie Moreno Soto .... animal trainer
Polly Strettell .... assistant: Mssrs. Polish
Yohei Tani .... key production intern
Rachel Trombetta .... adr voice: child
Catherine H. Vlasuk .... production coordinator (as Cathy Vlasuk)
Gabriel Williams .... adr voice
Nicole Zuehl .... animal trainer
Glen Alfonso .... special thanks
Luckman Alli .... special thanks
Tom Alper .... special thanks
Jennifer Astman .... special thanks
Wendy Baird .... special thanks
Anthony Beninati .... special thanks (as Anthony Benenati)
Karen Beninati .... special thanks (as Karen Benenati)
Richard J. Boryk .... special thanks
Jonathan Chase .... special thanks
Jonathan Daniel .... special thanks
Jan DeWitt .... special thanks (as Jan De Witt)
Kathy Duffy .... special thanks
Gordon Ecker .... special thanks
Michael Fitzpatrick .... special thanks
Kelcey Fry .... special thanks (as Kelsey Fry)
Michael George .... special thanks
Tyrone 'D.J. Ty' Goodwin .... special thanks
Megan Graham .... special thanks
Robert Harvey .... special thanks (as Bob Harvey)
Rachel Hayes .... special thanks
Chloe Ivens .... special thanks
Austin Lander .... special thanks
Tracy Langan .... special thanks (as Tracy Langon)
Jennifer Lawrence .... special thanks
Terri Lawton .... special thanks
John Longenecker .... special thanks
Chris Mack .... special thanks (as Christiane Mack)
Bruce Margolis .... special thanks
Charles Markman .... special thanks
David Matlin .... special thanks
Stuart Matthewman .... special thanks
Paul Mayersohn .... special thanks
Stephen Long Mitchell .... special thanks
M. David Mullen .... special thanks
Patricia O'Brien .... special thanks
Jenny Ostander .... special thanks
Joanna Patton .... special thanks
Eric Scott Pearl .... special thanks (as Dr. Eric Scott Pearl)
Lynette Prucha .... special thanks
Pauline Schlosser .... special thanks
Paul Schwartzman .... special thanks
Joyce Schweickert .... special thanks
Scott E. Schwimer .... special thanks
L'Wren Scott .... special thanks
John Shafer .... special thanks
Sophia Shwartzman .... special thanks
Dean Silvers .... special thanks
Melvin Sommer .... special thanks
Jo Strettell .... special thanks
Kay Torok .... special thanks
Leo Trombetta .... special thanks
Attila Török .... special thanks (as Attila Torok)
Craig W. Van Sickle .... special thanks (as Craig Van Sickle)
Lona Vigi .... special thanks
Audra Whaley .... special thanks
Michael J. Wolf .... special thanks
Rebecca Yeldham .... special thanks
Crew believed to be complete

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Rated R for language
111 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Patrick Bauchau arranged for the filmmakers to use the medical set of his television series, "The Pretender" (1996)See more »
Blake Falls:Maybe I'll call you... when I'm single.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Romeo + Juliet (1996)See more »
LullabySee more »


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17 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
Not until recently, on route to Yellowstone, did I realize there is Twin Falls, Idaho, 16 October 2000
Author: Ruby Liang (ruby_fff) from sf, usa

A story about a grown-up pair of Siamese twin brothers - one does wonder. "Twin Falls Idaho" is a quiet yet possibly disturbing film (only if one is uncomfortable with the idea of looking at a pair of conjoined twins' physical features, which was actually only subtly featured). It is thought provoking and calmly sentimental. Well-written, acted, and just the right dosage, I felt.

It's a tender story about brotherly love, man and woman young love, sons and motherly love - full of humanity. The natural delivery of everyone in the movie, including Penny's friend, the doctor who gave a routine check up on the twins - there's a casualness and ease to his brief performance. Michele Hicks somehow fits perfectly into the role of Penny - there's just the enough measure of beauty and heart demonstrated by her acting. There's also her low voice, the way she talks; her lean figure, the way she walks. Along with the ever fascinating to watch Leslie Ann Warren, 'tis blessed casting. The Polish brothers are themselves remarkable. How they delivered such poignant sensitivity about a pair of attached Siamese twins, when they themselves were not, is amazing. Michael Polish directed this script that he wrote with brother Mark.

It's not Hollywood, not action movie. It is independent film flavor. It has no glamour - it does have some artistic camera angles and a dreamlike flashback sequence. But it is an intriguing film to experience, at its own pace, without rushing anything. The tone and mood, and the dim photography might suggest otherwise, but there is suspense and a secret to unfold. It all comes together naturally, with its slow dance. Its ending? Go see for yourself - it's an experience that would worth your while.

Applause to the Polish Brothers and everyone involved in the production of this film.

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