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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Did You Know?
Most of the commercials seen before and during the Love for Sale musical number were genuine TV ads of the day, including Victor Kiam's famous Remington shaver ad with its slogan "I liked it so much, I bought the company!" According to Byrne, many of the characters in this film were inspired by actual supermarket tabloid stories. See more
Disappearing reappearing rearview mirror in the red convertible. See more
Excuse me, Mr. Culver. I forget what these peppers represent.
1. Two columns of rolling credits run at different speeds. Left faster than right, then right faster than left. See more
References 60 Minutes
Written, Produced and Performed by David Byrne See more