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The Suburbans

Rating:R (for language and some sexuality)
Genre:Drama, Comedy
Release Date:October 29, 1999
Running time:90 minutes
Cast:Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ben Stiller, Donal Lardner Ward, Tony Guma, Will Ferrell
Director:Donal Lardner Ward
Producer:Michael Burns, Brad Krevoy
Writer:Donal Lardner Ward, Tony Guma
Distributor:Tristar Pictures

Description: An account of four guys who hit it big in the early 1980's as "The Suburbans." With their song at the top of the charts they thought they had a promising career in front of them. Unfortunately they were destined to join the ever-growing list of one-hit wonders. Flash forward to the 1990's: now in their mid-30's, the band is "rediscovered" by Kate a young music executive and is given another chance at stardom. Soon, with the help of Kate's superiors, an impressive--and increasingly bizarre--publicity campaign is mounted on their behalf. The guys are ready to do anything to recapture their moment in the sun--whether they will actually succeed is another question altogther.

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