Flirting with Disaster

Mel Coplin departs on a mission of discovery dragging his wife and 4 month old son behind. He and wife, Nancy, won&#39t agree on a name for their son until adopted Mel gets in touch with his roots. He assures her that once he knows who he really is, the right name for their boy will be a snap. Enlisting the aid of student-psychologist and part-time adoption agent, Tina Kalb, they embark on a journey across the United States to find Mel&#39s "birth" mother. "The best part," Mel tells Nancy, "is it&#39s all free." Tina is finishing her dissertation and will film the happy reunion of mother and child as part of her research. For this privilege, she&#39s footing the bill. His adoptive parents are left behind feeling abandoned by an ungrateful son. Clerical errors, mistaken identities, Nancy&#39s misplaced high school friend and his gay lover, and a super-charged libido here and there are thrown into the mix along the way until -- at last -- Mel&#39s real parents, the Schlictings (mispronounced as "...
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