Heavy

A lonely fat man (Pruitt Taylor Vince) lives with his overbearing mother (Shelley Winters) and makes pizzas at a shabby roadside diner, cherishing a nubile waitress (Liv Tyler) from afar. This examination of unexamined lives is beautifully acted by all involved, notably former pop diva Deborah Harry, whose nuanced portrayal of a middle-aged tart is almost...read more

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Heavy - Official Trailer
02:03 — The life of an overweight cook changes dramatically when a beautiful and kind waitress opens his heart to love. 'Two thumbs up!' Siskel & Ebert.
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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A lonely fat man (Pruitt Taylor Vince) lives with his overbearing mother (Shelley Winters) and makes pizzas at a shabby roadside diner, cherishing a nubile waitress (Liv Tyler) from afar. This examination of unexamined lives is beautifully acted by all inv… (more)

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