Viva Las Nowhere Poster

Release Date: 2001

R|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Jaded small-town motel owner Frank Jacobs (Daniel Stern) lives an unhappy life with his unpleasant wife, Helen (Patricia Richardson), and dreams of becoming a country singer. He meets fellow aspiring musician Julie (Lacey Kohl), who is abandoned by her husband, washed-up singer Roy (James Caan). After Frank takes her in, he argues with Helen, who is accidentally shot. Panicking, Frank and Julie bury Helen, and soon are faced with an angry Roy and Helen's suspicious twin sister, Wanda.

Cast: Daniel Stern, Patricia Richardson, James Caan, Sherry Stringfield, Lacey Kohl, Larry Reese, Andy Maton, Shaun Johnston

Director: Jason Bloom

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: Sacrifice, Love triangle, Offbeat, 2000s, Small town, Dark, Rivalry, Temptation, Gritty, Wife