A surfer and inventor Edison is chosen by his roommates to raise rent with his outrageous (and absurd) inventions. There's no luck in job interviews until he meets billionaire Armand McMillan, who likes him, and leaves his company after his death to Edison. Edison has a lot of success with his inventions while the company's competitors do all they can to destroy him.
18 September 1998 (Singapore)
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Also Known As:
Untitled Carrot Top Project
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Opening Weekend USA: $181,233,
15 March 1998
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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was the first choice for the role of Edison. He then dropped out after he read the script, knowing that the movie would have been a failure. See more
When in the museum, Natalie indicates a picture of Jethro Tull, the inventor of the seed drill, though the picture shown is actually one of Nikola Tesla, inventor of AC current technology and electrical engineer. See more
And don't forget the handy dandy ketchup helper.
Over eleven sold.
And your grandmother bought ten of them.
I thought you guys liked my inventions.
We love them, the problem is the rest of the world doesn't.
Referenced in 50 Years of NBC Late Night
Written by Greg Staples
Performed by The Reventlos See more