R | | Comedy, Drama, Music
A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.
A few weeks into filming, Writer and Director Tom DiCillo fired the original Director of Photography after finding all of the footage shot to be worthless. When confronted with this, DiCillo claims he confessed to deliberately sabotaging the film, due to jealousy.
Cut the caveman act man, don't you know you hold onto something tightest with an open hand?
When Johnny takes the pistol cartridge out of the coffee cup and loads it into the revolver, you can see that the primer has a dent in it. This indicates that the cartridge has already been used, and that a bullet was simply pressed into the case, creating a dummy prop round.
DVD version features a commentary in the beginning and the end of the movie, some VHS versions do not include it.
$8,535 16 August 1992