On a mission to locate his biological parents, a tightly wound professional (Livingston) is befuddled to find that the couple who conceived him aren't exactly upper-class.
You can't pick your parents.
Did You Know?
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
greeted his Twins
(1988) costar Danny DeVito
on a location set to congratulate him on his efforts to produce the film in California, rather than succumb to the tax lures and lower labor costs offered by other states. DeVito acknowledged that he had to persuade the film's cast and crew to take pay cuts in order to offset the lower production costs that other states offered. They're "working for much less than they normally work for". See more
When Richard is searching on Google for Peekaboo Carnival, he searches for 'carnival peekaboo.' In the next shot, which shows the search results, his search reads 'peekaboo carnival' instead. See more
He tried a twelve step program but he got so drunk he fell down the steps!
When the credits end completely, the last thing we see is Frank's parents as babies. See more
References American Gigolo
Exactly like You
Written by Dorothy Fields
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Louis Armstrong
Published by Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc. (Ascap)/emi Music Publishing (Ascap)
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under License from Universal Music Enterprises See more