Writer-director Ben Lewin is a polio victim himself. He was researching a semi-autobiographical sitcom when he stumbled on the internet on the story of Mark O'Brien and sex surrogate Cheryl Cohen Greene.
Love Poem to No One in Particular let me touch you with my words for my hands lie limp as empty gloves let my words stroke your hair slide down your back and tickle your belly for my hands, light and free flying as bricks ignore my wishes and stubbornly refuse to carry out my quietest desires let my words enter your mind bearing torches admit them willingly into your being so they may caress you gently within
After the end credits and the Such Much Films and Rhino Films logos appear, this graphic appears: "Records for this production, as referred to in 18 U.S.C., 2257 et seq., are kept by Custodian of Records, Such Much Films, Inc. 132 Wadsworth Ave, Santa Monica CA 90405." This is known as a 2257 Notice, which is required to be included in the credits of all films with simulated sex acts. These notices were made mandatory by the Child Protection and Obscenity Enforcement Act of 1988. The text of the various laws that cover 2257 Notices are included in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) , Title 28, Part 75.