Harris K Telemacher is a 'wacky weekend weatherman' for a local Los Angeles television station who is searching for meaning in his otherwise cliche ridden Los Angeles life. With the help of an insightful and talkative Freeway sign, Harris embarks on a journey through Los Angeles in pursuit of Sarah, an English reporter who has been sent to the City of Angels to research an article for the London Times. Written by
Something funny is happening in L.A.
Did You Know?
Scenes where Harris is told that "skipping is the perfect compromise", and where Harris skips across the street were shown in trailers but not in the movie. See more
When driving along Pacific Coast Highway from Los Angeles to San Diego, both cars are heading north rather than south, based on the Pacific Ocean being west of the highway; San Diego is south of Los Angeles. See more
I don't put any pressure on you, do I?
Not at all... I don't pressure you, do I?
No, no, I just don't think there should be any pressure.
No. Tell me if I pressure you.
OK. And you too, but don't feel like you have to.
Just before the credits begin, the freeway sign flashes the message, "WHAT I REALLY WANT TO DO IS DIRECT" See more
Referenced in Night on Earth
Ain't That A Shame
Written by Fats Domino
(as Antoine "Fats" Domino) and David Bartholomew
(as Dave Bartholomew)
Performed by Fats Domino
Courtesy of Heritage Entertainment, Inc.
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