Take This Job & Shove It

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Take This Job & Shove It ★★ 1981 (PG)

The Johnny Paycheck song inspired this story of a hot-shot efficiency expert who returns to his hometown to streamline the local brewery. Encounters with old pals inspire self-questioning. Alternately inspired and hackneyed. Cameos by Paycheck and other country stars. 100m/C VHS, DVD . Robert Hays, Art Carney, Barbara Hershey, David Keith, Martin Mull, Eddie Albert, Penelope Milford; Cameos: Johnny Paycheck, David Allan Coe, Charlie Rich, Lacy J. Dalton; D: Gus Trikonis; W: Barry Schneider.