'Little Noises' is a film of a young entrepreneur who craves success, fame and fortune in the literary world. He also wants love and approval from his beautiful best friend and he's just created a masterpiece that his agent loves. Crispin Glover plays an awkward and unsuccessful writer (Joey) who dates a playwright Stella (Tatum O'Neal) while sharing a room with an unsuccessful actor Timmy Smith (Steven Schub). He steals the poems of Marty a mute friend (Matthew Hutton) and after claiming them as his own, he shows them to a literary agent Mathias (Rik Mayall) who is so impressed that he immediately advances the writer hundreds of dollars but there's a problem. Joey now has to learn about liars, losers and the price of success.