R | | Drama
A young man turns from drug addiction and petty crime to a life redeemed by a discovery of compassion.
The movie's title comes from a line in the Velvet Underground song "Heroin".
There are some people out there who would like to know a thing or two about you. Would you describe yourself for those people?
Bill: I don't know...I'm like a fat piece of shit, I guess.
FH: He's overweight.
Bill: I've been shot twice though.
Bill: Yeah, once by ...
According to the director and screenwriter, many continuity mistakes were intentional. FH misremembers the stories each time he tells them and so there are intentional differences inserted when shots reappear in the film.
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