Ruthless People (1986)

Title: Ruthless People

Tagline: Sam Stone's wife has just been kidnapped... And he doesn't want her back!

Genre: Comedy

Director: Jerry Zucker,Jim Abrahams,David Zucker

Cast: Danny DeVito,Bette Midler,Judge Reinhold,Helen Slater,Anita Morris,Bill Pullman,William G. Schilling,Art Evans,Clarence Felder,J.E. Freeman,Gary Riley,Frank Sivero,Phyllis Applegate,Jeannine Bisignano,J.P. Bumstead,Jon Cutler,Susan Marie Snyder,Jim Doughan,Christopher J. Keene,Henry Noguchi,Arnold F. Turner,Bob Tzudiker,Charles A. Vanegas,Louise Yaffe,Janet Rotblatt,Charlotte Zucker,Art Bonilla,Rick DeReyes,Mie Hunt,Ron Tank,Susan Stadner,Beth R. Johnson,Richard Wilson,Twyla Littleton,Mary Elizabeth Thompson,Phil Hartman

Status: Released

Release: 1986-06-26

Runtime: 93

Plot: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation—without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.

Trailer Cast Crew Videos

    • Danny DeVito

      Sam Stone
    • Bette Midler

      Barbara Stone
    • Judge Reinhold

      Ken Kessler
    • Helen Slater

      Sandy Kessler
    • Anita Morris

      Carol Dodsworth
    • Bill Pullman

      Earl James Mott
    • William G. Schilling

      Chief Henry Benton
    • Art Evans

      Lt. Bender
    • Clarence Felder

      Lt. Walters
    • J.E. Freeman

      Bedroom Killer
    • Gary Riley

      Heavy Metal Kid
    • Frank Sivero

      The Mugger
    • Phyllis Applegate

      Loan Officer
    • Jeannine Bisignano

      Hooker in Car
    • J.P. Bumstead

    • Jon Cutler

      Stereo Store Customer
    • Susan Marie Snyder

      Stereo Store Customer
    • Jim Doughan

      Cop at Sam's House
    • Christopher J. Keene

      Cop at Jail
    • Henry Noguchi

    • Arnold F. Turner

      Cop with Killer Picture
    • Bob Tzudiker

      Sam's Attorney
    • Charles A. Vanegas

      Arresting Cop
    • Louise Yaffe

      Social Worker
    • Janet Rotblatt

      Secretary to Chief of Police
    • Charlotte Zucker

    • Art Bonilla

    • Rick DeReyes

    • Mie Hunt

    • Ron Tank

    • William S. Beasley (Directing)

      First Assistant Director
    • Bruce Humphrey (Directing)

      Second Assistant Director
    • Dale Launer (Writing)

    • Rosanna Norton (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Designer
    • Arthur Schmidt (Editing)

    • Michael Peyser (Production)

    • Joanna Lancaster (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • Walter Yetnikoff (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • Louis L. Edemann (Sound)

      Supervising Sound Editor
    • Loren Janes (Crew)

    • Tommy Mottola (Sound)

      Music Supervisor
    • Larry Carow (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • Faith Minton (Crew)

    • Jerry Zucker (Directing)

    • Walter Scott (Crew)

      Stunt Coordinator
    • Chuck Neely (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • Samuel C. Crutcher (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • Anne D. McCulley (Art)

      Set Decoration
    • Rick Kline (Sound)

      Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    • Donald O. Mitchell (Sound)

      Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    • Kevin O’Connell (Sound)

      Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    • Jim Abrahams (Directing)

    • Jeffrey Chernov (Production)

      Unit Production Manager
    • Eric H. Sandberg (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Supervisor
    • Jan de Bont (Camera)

      Director of Photography
    • Mike Dobie (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • O. Henry (Writing)

    • Richard Wagner (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • Charles Croughwell (Crew)

    • Gib Jaffe (Editing)

    • Ruthless People 1986 TV trailer

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    • Ruthless People 1986 TV trailer

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    • Ruthless People (1986) original theatrical trailer [FTD-0306]

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