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!
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When Hunt Stevenson meets the Japanese managers for the first time, they hand their business cards over with one hand. Japanese business protocol requires formally presenting business cards, holding them with both hands. See more
If you walk out that door, you're going to miss a great comeback. We're ready to roll here, Jack.
This will never be like a Japanese factory... *Jack.*
Oh, yeah? You're right. You know what else? So what?
Really? Wanna know something? I got one of the first cars ever made here. I got *the* first car ever - I don't think I want it anymore. As a matter of fact, here
[hands keys to Mr. Sakamoto
. Why don't you take the keys, ok? I'd rather have one of those cars
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References High Noon
CAN'T WAIT ANOTHER MINUTE
By Sue Sheridan
and Paul Chiten See more