The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally - well, to be accurate, artificially - business is booming at the local blues bar. Trouble is, those lonely slide-guitar notes have also attracted a colossal sea beast named Steve with, shall we say, a thing ...
The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally - well, to be accurate, artificially - business is booming at the local blues bar. Trouble is, those lonely slide-guitar notes have also attracted a colossal sea beast named Steve with, shall we say, a thing for explosive oil tanker trucks. Suddenly, morose Pine Cove turns libidinous and is hit by a mysterious crime wave. A beleaguered constable has to fight off his own gonzo appetites to find out what's wrong and what, if anything, to do about it.
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Chris Moore writes situation comedies--quirky, satirical sends up wherein the premise is catchy but the execution awkward.
The TV business loves one-liner concepts.
Jun 28, 2007
Crime, conspiracy, inappropriate conduct with an inflatable dolphin! Who does these things? The people of Pine Cove when they are off their meds! Local psychiatrist Valerie Riordan is thrown for a loop when she hears of the suicide of one of her patients, believing it to be the result of her treatment (treatment that included lots of pills and a heavily padded bill) she decides to switch all her patients antidepressants for placebos. If you want to find out what happens to the people of Pine Cove or why an ancient sea beast humps a gasoline tanker, it may be time to read ?The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove?.
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