A pre-superstardom Ben Stiller makes little impression opposite veteran stand-up George Carlin in this made-for-TV comedy caper.
When eager beaver Freddy Novak (Stiller) interviews for a stockbroker position at Wilson/Lodge Inc. his lack of an MBA relegates him to the company’s underground level. Unlike longtime janitor Ralph (Carlin), the street-smart Freddy believes he's destined for a higher calling. Then a lucky break enables Freddy to test his mettle and to bail Ralph out of a gambling debt. CEO Vandevere Lodge (Buddy Ebsen) entrusts his jittery secretary with his temperamental shredder. Spooked by the newfangled machine, she dumps confidential documents i...