Two brothers - a dwarf (Rolfe) and one of typical size (Steve). When Steve's girlfriend Carol becomes pregnant, the pair are fearful that the baby will inherit the dwarfism gene. Matters are complicated still further when she finds herself falling in love with Rolfe.
It's the Little Things in Life that Matter.
Did You Know?
Director Matthew Bright was fired after he turned in his cut, and the whole film was then re-edited. Peter Dinklage has said the original director's cut, which screened in Austin, TX, was "gorgeous", but the people who fired Bright "ruined the movie". See more
At the Saharan hotel, when Lucy adjusts Maurice's back her round
suitcase displays a 'love yourself' label reading right-side-up. In the
next shot the label is missing. And then, when Lucy goes to pour another
drink, the label is shown again reading upside-down. See more
Have you ever been involved with a little person sexually?
No, just kid's stuff, you know? Y'know, all the kids would come over, we'd sit in a circle, play doctor and that kind of thing. Couldn't have been more than ten or twelve, so that doesn't really count.
So you had a circle jerk with a bunch of little people? I would have loved to see that.
You would like to see that.
Yes, I would.
The director's cut ran for two hours and thirty minutes, and was screened in Austin, TX. See more
Music by Curt Sobel
and Gary Schreiner See more