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>
"It's 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
As the narrator is walking through the mall, we see Waldenbooks more than once. See more
Be sexy in business. Be successful at night.
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
Spoofs Stop Making Sense
Written, Produced and Performed by David Byrne See more