"It’s the classic midget meets girl, girl meets midget, they fall in love but the girl really loves other guy, scenario. That old plot. It’s based on a movie, but I can’t remember the name of it."
- The Edge on the midget plot in the All I Want Is You video
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.