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Ruthless People

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Comedy
Director: Jim Abrahams

Sam Stone hates his wife, Barbara, so much that he wants her dead. He's ecstatic when she's taken by a duo of kidnappers who want $500,000 ransom in exchange for her life. Fully intending to ignore every one of the kidnappers' demands in the hopes that they do him a favor and murder her for him, the two confused kidnappers have to figure out how they're going get their money, and what they're going to do with the overbearing Barbara.

Cast :

  • Danny DeVito
  • Sam Stone
  • Bette Midler
  • Barbara Stone
  • Judge Reinhold
  • Ken Kessler
  • Helen Slater
  • Sandy Kessler
  • Anita Morris
  • Carol Dodsworth
  • Bill Pullman
  • Earl Mott
  • William G. Schilling
  • Chief Benton
  • Art Evans
  • Lt. Bender
Producers :
Michael Peyser
Writers :

All Upcoming Times for Ruthless People

  • Tue 6/26
  • 3:00AM-5:00AM
  • Sundance
    • CC