December 12, 1980
Two friends are fired from their jobs and proceed to travel to Hollywood, taking odd jobs along the way. One of their jobs in Arizona requires that they dress in chicken costumes as a promotional campaign for a bank. The men's costumes are stolen by two other men who ultimately rob the bank. Due to a mix-up, the two friends are mistakenly arrested and sentenced to 125 years in prison. Instructed by their lawyer to wait until the case can be appealed. During their time in prison, the men make friends, with whom they make a comical plan to escape.