R | | Comedy, Drama
A bitter ad executive who has reached his breaking point, finds himself in a mental institution where his career actually begins to thrive with the help of the hospital's patients.
The name of the horror movie being promoted was "The Freak". The fictional film within this film was produced by Paramount Pictures who produced Crazy People (1990). The tagline for "The Freak" was "This movie won't just scare you, it will f*** you up for life!".
Harris. Say something honest, no holds barred. GO!
Harris: I like... small boys.
Charles Drucker: About the product, you fucking idiot!
A disclaimer appears stating, "Characters in this film do not depict persons with mental illnesses. Mental illness is a serious disease which affects many millions of people."
$3,357,800 15 April 1990
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