Mark Devereaux (Randy Quaid) is living the good life, Los Angeles-style. A musician waiting for his big break, he's making good money composing music for television programs; pals around with his shallow but amiable buddy Stan Garrett (Gerrit Graham), a game show producer; and lives in
domestic bliss with his pretty girl friend, Sara Brody (Margaret Colin). Sara paints large pictures of sushi and works as an on-air producer for honey-voiced therapist Dr. Jane Buchanan (Anita Morris), who dispenses sexual advice to radio listeners. Meanwhile, Mark's future looks brighter than
ever when he is offered the chance to compose the score of a science-fiction feature by the...