Snobby school boy goes left and mistakes the "Filthy Whore" for his millionaire dad's yacht. He joins four filthy fishermen for hijinx on the high seas. Written by
Cary Pincus <email@example.com>
He's Setting Sail On The High Seas... Without A Rudder, A Compass, Or A Clue!
Did You Know?
appears as the "Old Salt in the Fishing Village", but the credits list him as "Earl Hofert". This is an inside joke for Letterman fans, as he also referred to himself as "Hofert" in some skits back at his old program Late Night with David Letterman
(1982) on NBC. In real life, Hofert is an uncle of Letterman's on his mother's side. See more
After fishing Trina out of the water and having his initial dialogue exchange with her, Nathanial summons the rest of the crew to meet her. Shortly after doing so, he refers to Trina by name despite Trina not having introduced herself to him in the previous scene. See more
Are you sure this is what you want?
Yeah! I am sure. I've permanently yanked the silver spoon from my mouth, and I buried it 6,000 miles beneath the Earth's crust.
I mean, figuratively speaking, of course. I mean, who could do such a thing? That would be insane.
References The Great Gatsby
THE ALLEY CAT SONG
Written by Bent Fabricius-Bjerre
(as Frank Bjorn) See more