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?
The film was nominated for the American Film Institute's top 100 funniest movies in American cinema "AFI's 100 Years . . . 100 Laughs" list. See more
Near the end of the film when signposts are shown scattered across the L.A freeways, some signposts are planted right in the center of a road. See more
I call it performance art, but my friend Ariel calls it wasting time. History will decide.
Just before the credits begin, the freeway sign flashes the message, "WHAT I REALLY WANT TO DO IS DIRECT" See more
Referenced in Memories of 'The Bodyguard'
I've Had My Moments
Written by Gus Kahn
and Walter Donaldson
Performed by Stéphane Grappelli
and Django Reinhardt
Courtesy of Vogue Records
By Arrangement with GNP Crescendo Records See more