Is having fun and saying what you really think politically incorrect? Or is it impossible to do both? Cody McKenzie thinks nobody has parties anymore. Maybe they do, but he just isn't invited to any. However, tonight, Cody and his wife Judy are going to a very special party. Elizabeth Sheridan, star of Cody's fantasies, is giving it for the engagement of his best friend. Elizabeth also happens to be a very important player where Cody works. Judy sees the party as a chance for Cody to advance; he sees it as a chance to impress the woman of his dreams. The fact that he bungles it horribly is perfectly natural. He couldn't do it any other way. The guests are all impossibly proper - preppies, yuppies, culturally elite - which are simply trendy labels for snobbish bores. His reputation precedes him, and once Cody arrives, he trips all over it. The harder he tries to be one of them, the more he fails. From his first bizarre comment to his outrageous exit, Cody alienates almost every guest, ... Written by
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Did You Know?
The character Cody MacKenzie was inspired by the real life man called Scott MacKenzie, a Dundee resident who originally comes from Chesterfield in England. Scott's nickname is Laughing Boy and this how the director came up with title of the film. See more
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References Plan 9 from Outer Space
Just a Little Talk With Jesus
Written by Cleavant Derricks
Published by Stamps-Baxter Music (BMI)
Performed by Robin Craig See more