Top 5 Heavyweights Movie Details

While searching the internet for Heavyweights movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

The max capacity of the bus taking the kids to camp has been crossed out and reduced from 25 occupants to 23 because it's a fat camp.
The max capacity of the bus taking the kids to camp has been crossed out and reduced from 25 occupants to 23 because it's a fat camp.

A clue to Tony Perkis's backstory is hanging on the wall of his office.

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - At the end of the dance scene, two actors can briefly be seen awkwardly standing in the background, wearing the same outfits worn by Jerry and Philip earlier in the scene.
    At the end of the dance scene, two actors can briefly be seen awkwardly standing in the background, wearing the same outfits worn by Jerry and Philip earlier in the scene.

Hidden Details

1 - Gerry Garner can be seen wearing a Fire Marshall Bill shirt; a popular character of Jim Carrey in the show In Living Color (1990).
Gerry Garner can be seen wearing a Fire Marshall Bill shirt; a popular character of Jim Carrey in the show In Living Color (1990).
Heavyweights poster
Heavyweights poster

Heavyweights Plot: Plump kids are lured into joining a posh fat camp with the promise of quick weight loss and good times, only to find that the facility is a woodland hellhole run by a psycho ex-fitness instructor.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Heavyweights, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Heavyweights and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Director Steven Brill
Main Actors David Goldman, Joseph Wayne Miller, Cody Burger, Allen Covert
IMDB score 6.6