Earl is engaged to his step-sister Baby. Baby has entrusted him to take care of her misfit cousin Junior. Baby is also intent on leaving Texas for LA on Tuesday. When Junior and his recently released ex-con friend Tinker rob a pizza delivery boy and end up with $20,000 of drug money Earl is forced onto the scene, giving up his and Baby's LA money to save Juniors limbs. Written by
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Larry Hovis' final project. See more
Near the end of the film, Earl throws the packets of drugs on the ground. But as the Cadillac drives away, all three packets of drugs are missing. See more
Hey, we going to bowl or what?
What's the point, Earl?
Well, the point is Beer. That's the point!
Look, I'll tell you what... I'll buy you and Baby all the beer in the world and I'll just call it a going away present. How about that, Earl?
The letter "o" in the word 'of' in the title is not spelled onscreen. The movie opens with a close-up of a neon sign in the shape of the Texas state, with a lone 'star' in the middle. The title slowly appears around the neon 'star', which fills-in for the letter 'O' See more
Hell Bent on a Heartache
Written and Performed by Kevin Fowler
Used by permission of Tin Roof Records / Fowler Music See more