The Dark Backward (1991)

Director
Adam Rifkin

Main cast
Judd Nelson; Bill Paxton; Rob Lowe; Wayne Newton

Genres
Comedy

Description
A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion, continues to tell him how great he is, he actually stinks. When the "comedian" grows a third arm out of his back, the friend uses this twist to get him signed up with a sleazy talent agent, and it begins to look like his career is on the move, even though his girlfriend has left him.


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