A disenchanted young Professor of Semantics at a California college learns of a distant relative's death in Missouri. He journeys cross-country to the funeral, then decides to spend the summer there and work as a laborer for a power-line company. In time he meets a girl and falls in love, then faces an important decision about the direction of his life.
Adam Gaines has a 911T Porsche, good looks, a guaranteed future, and as many girls as he can handle. Adam Gaines has nothing.
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Did You Know?
According to the actor Michael Douglas
, on Marc Maron's WTF podcast from November 15th, 2018, Douglas stated that he knew Steve McQueen
and that McQueen was a producer on this film. See more
Just Like Me
Performed by Paul Revere and the Raiders
Featuring Mark Lindsay See more