Reclusive Rubin Farr teams up with vocal but unsuccessful multi-level salesman Ed Tuttle on a quest to bury Rubin's dead cat in the "perfect spot." Their trip takes them across Utah's desert where they have run-ins with Ed's ex-wife Rula and an elusive Andy Warhol critic. Written by
Janna L. Gifford
As soon as Ed saves Rubin's life, he's gonna kill him.
Did You Know?
Filming started on September 24, 1990, and stopped due to the departure of actor Peter Boyle. Howard Hesseman replaced Peter Boyle and shooting resumed on October 16, 1990. See more
For one or two shots, Rubin's shoe faces the wrong way as it spins towards Rula and Jimbo's car. See more
You know what the biggest difference between you and a rich man is? He has money and you don't! And if you were smart, you would ask yourself why!
Referenced in Beaver Trilogy Part IV
Symphony #1 in D Minor
Written by Gustav Mahler
Performed by Suddeutsche Philharmonie
Conducted by Dennis Zsoltay
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