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 <email@example.com>
When East meets West, the laughs shift into high gear!
Did You Know?
As of 2012, it is the only film Ron Howard has directed for Paramount Pictures, whose television division produced "Happy Days", on which Howard starred for seven seasons. Paramount would, however, acquire the international rights to "A Beautiful Mind" when they purchased DreamWorks in 2006. 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
[driving back from a meeting with Hunt's Japanese bosses
Want to get some ice cream? Haagen Daaz!
Eat shit and die.
Are you having your period?
Stop the car!
Followed by Gung Ho
"BREAKIN' THE ICE"
By Ken Thomas, Matthew Wells, Patrick Klein and Michael Anderson
Performed by Martha Wash
Courtesy of The Entertainment Music Co. / CBS Records
Produced by Tony Bongiovi See more