Duets (2000) is an American road trip comedy film co-produced and directed by Bruce Paltrow, and written by John Byrum.The motion picture features an ensemble cast co-starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Paul Giamatti, Maria Bello, Andre Braugher, Huey Lewis, among others. Duets at the Internet Movie Database.The movie revolves around the little known world of karaoke competitions and the wayward characters who inhabit it.
Ricky Dean (Huey Lewis) is a hustler on the karaoke circuit and travels from town to town. We meet up with him in Tulsa on his way to a big competition in Omaha.He is detoured after getting a phone call and travels to Las Vegas for the funeral of an old friend. While he's there, he meets up with long-lost daughter Liv (Gwyneth Paltrow), who decides she wants to join him on the road.Meanwhile, a stressed out salesman Todd Woods (Paul Giamatti) realizes he's so burned out from being on the road that he doesn't even know what city he's in.When Woods gets home, his wi