PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship.
The film is based on the story of Jerry Newport and Mary Newport. They were profiled in 1995 in an LA Times article.
Don't you hate all his numbers? Does he change his socks? Is his penis big enough?
Isabelle Sorenson: No, no and yes.
In the first group scene, Donald talks about numbers as he stares at the microwave oven countdown. When the camera cuts away from the digital readout, the one/second beep of the microwave can still be heard but when the camera returns to the readout, fewer seconds elapse than beeps heard.
$19,610 16 April 2006