High Strung

High Strung

93 mins | Comedy | Jan. 1, 1991

Thane Furrows, an extremely cynical but unintentionally hilarious children's book writer, wakes up one morning, and, since pretty much everyone and everything annoys him, begins another day of complaining to himself. However, the day proves to be much different than normal when Thane begins to recieve strange phone calls, letters, and voices in his head, all indicating that something will happen at 8 o'clock. As the day goes on, Thane rants and raves about the things that annoy him, as the clock slowly ticks closer and closer to his destiny

High Strung

93 mins | Comedy | Jan. 1, 1991

High Strung
Thane Furrows, an extremely cynical but unintentionally hilarious children's book writer, wakes up one morning, and, since pretty much everyone and everything annoys him, begins another day of complaining to himself. However, the day proves to be much different than normal when Thane begins to recieve strange phone calls, letters, and voices in his head, all indicating that something will happen at 8 o'clock. As the day goes on, Thane rants and raves about the things that annoy him, as the clock slowly ticks closer and closer to his destiny
IMDb rating 6.8
Producers Film Brigade, Rocket Pictures
Original title High Strung
Directors Roger Nygard
Writers Steve Oedekerk, Robert Kuhn

Cast

Jim Carrey

as Death (uncredited)

Steve Oedekerk

as Thane Furrows

Kirsten Dunst

as Young Girl

Thomas F. Wilson

as Al Dalby

Denise Crosby

as Melanie

Fred Willard

as Insurance Salesman

Jani Lane

as Vol