Keith Gordon and Amanda Plummer star in this off-beat and often humorous look at one man's quest for happiness in a cold and lonely world. Ernie Blick is an inventor-- and he's come up with something big. So bug, in fact, Ernie's convinces it will change the way people look at life. The townsfolk think he's everything from a crackpot to a genius. Ernie believes in his invention, and with the support of his drum-playing friend Julia and his ex-Green Beret evangelist cousin, Ernie unveils it to the world. But, even he isn't prepared for the reaction...
Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio and she narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to stimulate their otherwise monotonous sexual life.
Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life.
Ever in search of adventure, explorer Allan Quatermain agrees to join the beautiful Jesse Huston on a mission to locate her archaeologist father, who has been abducted for his knowledge of the legendary mines of King Solomon.
Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) tries to quit smoking by any means necessary.