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For detailed information about the amounts and types of (a) sex and nudity, (b) violence and gore, (c) profanity, (d) alcohol, drugs, and smoking, and (e) frightening and intense scenes in this movie, consult the IMDb Parents Guide for this movie. The Parents Guide for Do the Right Thing can be found here.

Most unlikely. The screenplay for the film was written by 'Weird Al' Yankovic (who also appears as an actor) and his manager Jay Levey.

The title clearly refers to Ultra High Frequency television broadcasting and the small, local, often rerun-oriented programs such stations often broadcast.

The film begins with a parody version of Indiana Jones. After George Newman (played by 'Weird Al' Yankovic) steals an Oscar statue, he runs from a giant rock, which crushes him while attempting to hide in the street. In the next scene, George is caught daydreaming again by his friend Bob (played by David Bowe) at Burger World, where he and Bob eventually get fired.

Acording to the Ask Al section of, Al doesn't remember.


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