Peter Silverblatt is a liberal writer from New York City working in Los Angeles where he meets and falls for his dream girl and inspiration to write: a Southern belle named Melanie Branson. But Melanie inadvertently opens a Pandora's box when she invites Peter to her hometown in Georgia to meet her conservative, but highly eccentric and dysfunctional family who include her two exasperating brothers Larry, and Dink, and her cranky, meddling father who'll do anything to break up the happy union between Peter and Melanie... anything includes trying to set Peter up with the local town tramp Laurel Lee. Written by
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for sexual content
Did You Know?
This was Lloyd Bridges
' final film before his death on March 10, 1998 at the age of 85. The film was released more than two years after he died. See more
Well, Dink, when you put it like that, you make god sound like a freak serial killer, you know?