Duration: 107 min.
Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, where he is assigned to build a bridge for the local villagers with American-As-Apple-Pie WSU Grad Tom Tuttle and the beautiful and down-to earth Beth Wexler.
humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny, romantic, melancholic, intense, light, clever ...
boys' night, teens, chick flick
jungle, chase, brainwashing, adventure, gambling, culture clash, village, gangsters, on the road, nothing goes right, fish out of water, buddies, fugitives, mentor, odd couple, psychiatry, catastrophe, destiny, communist, communism, cia, debt, bridge, wealth, cold war ...
20th century, 60s, 80s, 1960s
asia, thailand, yale university, new york, southeast asia