Gilbert Grape feels trapped
gilbert has to do everything for arnie give him baths take arnie to work with gilbert, put arnie to bed every night.
gilbert is having sex with betty carver and her husband kinda knows about it and threatens him.
his mother aka beached whale gilbert is not happy how big she is. people come and look threw the windows to see how fat she is.
manor texas is where whats eating gilbert grape was flimed at
arnie is always climbing up the water tower and the police show up as well as the whole town gilbert gets in trouble by then cops every time. well the last time arnie got arrested.
As there mother died upstairs the police said it will take a crane to get her out of the house so gilbert decides to take all of there stuff out of the house and set it on fire with there mother in it. So people wouldn't make a big scene about it.