Hunt Stevenson works for a large car manufacturer that has just been bought out by a Japanese firm. Suddenly finding himself having to justify his own job, he's forced to choose between redundancy or the seemingly inhuman Japanese work ethic that the new owners have brought with them. Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
When East meets West, the laughs shift into high gear!
Did You Know?
The name of the Japanese car manufacturer was "The Assan Motor Company". Assan was a play on words for the real life Japanese car company Nissan Motors, though Assan in the film are based in Tokyo, whereas Nissan in real life are actually based next to Tokyo, in Yokohama. See more
When Hunt and his girlfriend are driving home from the airport they pass the same parked school bus at least twice without having ever made a turn. See more
[watching the Japanese workers come to the baseball field in their uniforms
They look like the Yankees. I hate 'em already.
Referenced in Cleanflix
DON'T GET ME WRONG
By Chrissie Hynde
Performed by The Pretenders
Produced by Jimmy Lavine and Bob Clearmountain
Courtesy of Sire Records Company See more