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
Tim Horrigan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A Completely Cool, Multi-Purpose Movie.
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In between takes of the talent show sequence in which Louis sings "People Like Us", a crew member was delighting others with his adaptation, "Teamsters Like Us". See more
The amount of asparagus changes repeatedly during the dinner party. See more
I'm a dancing fool.
There are no opening credits. The title appears on white letters against a black screen. This is followed by a screen with the words "A film about a bunch of people from Virgil Texas." See more
Referenced in American Beauty
City Of Steel
Written and Produced by David Byrne
Performed by David Byrne
and Talking Heads See more