David Byrne of Talking Heads fame visits a typical (and fictional) Texas town, on the eve of the town's celebration of the state's sesquicentennial. He meets various colorful local characters, most notably Lewis Fyne, a big-hearted bachelor in search of matrimony. Written by
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A Completely Cool, Multi-Purpose Movie.
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Let me show you what I think is going on...
Do you hear music?
[to Larry, sotto voce
Is there something wrong with your sister?
Main... frame! Micro-processor! Semi-conductor!
All right, Daddy!
[simultaneously with Linda
All right, Dad!
Now. If this is the town... and here is the workplace...
[starts arranging the food ont he table to make a map
with its goods... and distribution network... Now, most middle-class people have worked for large corporations, like VeriCorp. Or for the government ...
1. Two columns of rolling credits run at different speeds. Left faster than right, then right faster than left. See more
Written by David Byrne
Produced by Talking Heads
Performed by Annie McEnroe
, Susanna Hoffs
and Talking Heads See more