Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|What famous rapper plays the hotel worker, Diego, that Large, Sam and Mark go to see?||Garden State
Method Man. Diego is the worker at the hotel, and friend of Mark's. He's using the hotel to run his own lucrative buisness of videotaping people who are staying in the hotel.
|What's the name of the girl that Large kisses during the game of Spin the Bottle?||Garden State
Dana. Jesse introduces the two at his party, right before they kiss. Large has never met this girl before, and actually questions if she's of legal age before kissing her.
Epilepsy. This is why Sam wears the helmet some of the time. She explains this to Large when they are in the bar together and it's one of the few things that Sam's honest with him about.
|What did Large's mom trip over that caused her to become paraplegic?||Garden State
The dishwasher door. Large explains to his friends that his mom tripped over the dishwasher door and hit her head on the kitchen counter, breaking her neck and causing her to become a paraplegic.
|What is interesting about Large's mom's favorite necklace?||Garden State
It has balls rolling around in it. It's a sort of puzzle where the goal is to get the balls to rest inside the holes. This is the necklace that Mark gives Large before he goes back to Los Angeles.
Sunday. It was only a few days before Large met Sam. Large tells Sam this while they are burying Jelly in the garden. Large later explains to her that his mom drowned in the bathtub on that Sunday.
|Which of Sam's hamsters is dead when Sam and Large get to her house?||Garden State
Jelly. Jelly is one of Sam's many deceased pets, and he soon finds a home in the pet graveyard in her garden. Sam explains that she isn't a bad pet owner, she and her mom have just had so many pets over the years.
|What does Mark's mom's boyfriend dress as, for a living?||Garden State
A Knight. He works at a "Medieval Times" style restaurant and he just got promoted to knight.
|What was the original title of the film before it became "Garden State"?||Garden State
Large's Ark. The film went from being called "Large's Ark" in the original screenplay to "Garden State", after the original title didn't go over well with tests.
The Shins. She laughs at him as he struggles with the German Shepherd, which likes him a little too much. Her advice to him is to kick the dog where it counts. After the dog leaves with its owner, she recognizes him as "the retarded quarterback" and gushes over his performance. He asks her what music she's listening to, and she hands him her headphones...and so, romance blossoms.
Ninja. She tells him this as he gives her a ride home on his motorcycle. However, she doesn't have a boyfriend. This is just one of the many lies she tells throughout the movie.
A law office.. Sam has to wear a helmet to work, because of insurance problems, since she is epileptic and once hit her head after having a seizure.
Tim. Tim works at Medieval Times, which is a restaurant with a medieval theme. Tim speaks Klingon and his girlfriend is Mark's mom, which does not make Mark happy.
Silent Velcro. Jesse is the genius creator of a type of velcro which doesn't make a ripping noise. The government bought it from him for a huge amount of money. He has a mansion, a pool, a sauna, and a golf cart he drives around inside the house.
Gideon. According to imdb.com, Ian Holm's character is named Gideon Largeman. It is never said in the movie. Dr. Gideon Largeman is Andrew's father and is very suppressive of his son.
Karl. Karl Benson is an annoying guy who works in Handi-World and is in the middle of a pyramid scheme. He knows Large, but they have clearly never been friends.
4. The seeing-eye dog, 2 of Sam's dobermans, and Sam's other dog all appear in the movie. Sam also has a third doberman, but we don't see it. All of the canines have odd habits involving a certain part of their body. If you've seen the movie, you know what I'm talking about! Incidentally, the pet cemetery in Sam's backyard may also contain a great number of dogs, but we never find out.