A loser falls into a huge mansion, a beautiful wife, and great wealth after discovering a rich man's filofax, but when it becomes too much for him to handle, he finds getting back his previous life won't be easy.
Larry, a businessman, has always been haunted by the fact that he struck out at the state baseball championship game, costing his high school the title. Offered a chance to relive that moment, he gets to see how different his life would have been had he won the game instead.
Mistaken Identity |
Scams And Cons |
The Asheville, North Carolina, mansion seen in "Mr. Destiny" was also used for the Peter Sellers' film "Being There."
Filmed in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, beginning March 19, 1990; completed May 13, 1990. Shot in Technicolor; prints by Technicolor. Titles by Saxon/Ross Film Design.
Released in USA October 12, 1990.
Reviewed in New York Times and Los Angeles Times October 12, 1990.