He then goes on a hilarious mission to learn more about the young woman. He drops in on the priest who performed the wedding ceremony. He learns that the woman is Jenny Miles, daughter of a prominent dentist. George makes a dental appointment with Jenny's father, and while in the dentist's chair, he learns that Jenny and her husband David have gone to Mexico for their honeymoon. Unfortunately, the dentist finds a mouthful of cavities, so George spends the afternoon in the dentist chair. The effects of the Novocaine leave him unable to speak and when his girlfriend Sam talks to him on the phone, she mistakes him for a madman and calls the police.
After the police leave, George packs his bags and follows the newlyweds to their hotel in Mexico, where he finds Jenny lying on the beach.Taking in the view, George notices Jenny's husband has fallen asleep on his surfboard and a powerful current is taking him out to sea. George rents a board and saves the young bride's husband. David is badly sunburned and ends up in the hospital. Jenny and George find themselves alone. Will George's obsession get the best of him?
The role of Jenny was originally written for Melanie Griffith who turned it down. Kay Lenz, Kim Basinger and Christie Brinkley were also considered for the role of Jenny.
Main title song composed by Henry Mancini.