When retired talent manager Al Hart is reunited with his first client, Buddy Green, a comic who quit show business 50 years ago, he convinces Buddy to escape their retirement community and hit the road for a cross-country comedy tour.
It's never too late to get your act together.
Did You Know?
The "for Paul Mazursky
" dedication was for a friend of writer / director, Greg Pritikin
. The two of them used to eat breakfast at the farmer's market in Hollywood with a group of old comics, and Pritikin says the stories these guys told inspired this movie. The end of the credits list some of the comics that were there. See more
About 30 minutes into the film, the guys are driving to San Diego/Tijuana, however the Interstate sign shows they are on I-5 NORTH. To get to Tijuana, they need to be going south. See more
You know what your problem is?
Never trust a guy who starts with that.