An oddly naive man-child stalks his childhood best friend and tries to reconnect with their past.
Chuck & Buck (2000) Online
Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of Romper Room, kindergarten collages, and lollipops. When his mother dies suddenly, Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck treks out to Los Angeles where Chuck, an up-and-coming music record executive, is living his life. Buck ends up developing an obsession with Chuck and begins stalking him.
|Cast overview, first billed only:|
|Mike White||-||Buck O'Brien|
|Chris Weitz||-||Charlie 'Chuck' Sitter|
|Lupe Ontiveros||-||Beverly Franco|
|Beth Colt||-||Carlyn Carlson|
|Annette Murphy||-||Tommy's Mom|
When Chuck turns to the TV in his office and claims to have signed the band whose video is playing, the TV is showing They Might be Giants playing their song "Dr. Worm".
Appeared on Entertainment Weekly's list of The 50 Best Movies You've Never Seen in the Jul 16, 2012 issue.
Mike White's performance as Buck is Jeff Bridges's most favorite acting performance of the 2000s.