Jealous, harried air traffic controller Max Fiedler, recently dumped by his girlfriend, comes into contact with nuclear waste and is granted the power of telekinesis, which he uses not only to win her back, but to gain a little revenge.
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The escaped delinquent John W. Burns, Jr. replaces Dr. Maitlin on a radio show, saying he's the psychiatrist Lawrence Baird. His tactless radio show is a hit, and he becomes very popular. ... See full summary »
When police discover that a mob hitman has moved in next door to the Robbersons, they want to find out what he is up to. So they set up a stakeout in the Robbersons' home. Hard-nosed, ... See full summary »
Fletch is a reporter for a Los Angeles newspaper, but he acts more like a detective. When an obscure relative leaves him a Louisiana mansion in his will, Fletch is naturally curious. ... See full summary »
Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher, Los Angeles journalist, really lives for his profession. As Jane Doe, he publishes articles that have caused several heads to roll in the past. Now, Fletch is at it... See full summary »
Joe Don Baker,
When Andy and Elizabeth buy a farm in Vermont, they can't imagine the trouble that awaits them. Andy has quit his job as a sports journalist and is planning to use the peace and quiet of ... See full summary »
George Roy Hill
Madolyn Smith Osborne,
Air traffic controller Max Fiedler is unhappy with his career and his second marriage. An exposure to toxic waste gives him the power of telekinesis. He comes to a crossroads at a beachhouse he shares with his wife, his ex, and a voodoo priestess. Written by
Chevy Chase was nearly electrocuted during a stunt in the sequence in which he is wearing "landing lights" and dreams that he is an airplane. The lights' wiring short-circuited through his arm, back and neck, which caused him to lose consciousness. See more »
When Max is stopped behind the Chicken truck a feather lands on his eye which switches eyes between shots. See more »
If you did not like this movie, you have the personality and charisma of a carrot. LOSERS! This movie is awesome and funny. Chevy Chase kicks ass and knows how to treat a lady. We should all have those powers to put the stuck people this world in their place. NOSEBLEEDs to all those who hated this movie.
Hats off to the TUBES for a awesome intro song which depicts the trials and tribulations we all have to deal with on a daily basis. LIFE IS HARD. I recommend Modern Problems to all with a pulse rate higher than 3. If you didn't like this, you probably like "Fried Green Tomatoes" or "Steel Magnolias" or crap like that...
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