Steven Gold is a stand-up comedian who is flat broke and has recently dropped out of medical school. He and several others work regularly at the Gas Station, a New York comedy club. The ... See full summary »
Harry Valentini and Moe Dickstein are both errand boys for the Mob. When they lose two hundred fifty thousand dollars, they are set up to kill each other. But they run off to Atlantic City, and comedy follows.
Financial "Master of the Universe" Sherman McCoy sees his life unravel when his mistress Maria Ruskin hits a black boy with his car. When yellow journalist Peter Fallow enflames public opinion with a series of distorted tabloid articles on the accident, the case is seized upon by opportunists like Reverend Bacon and mayoral candidate D.A. Abe Weiss. Written by
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Bruce Willis was added to the cast to provide box office clout despite the fact that very few of his non-action movies had ever turned a profit. His fee was five million dollars, four million dollars more than top-billed Tom Hanks. See more »
When McCoy gets off the subway, we see he is riding the number 1 train and he gets off at 77th Street station. First of all, the number 1 train runs on the west side of Manhattan, no where near his Park Avenue residence on the east side, and second, there are no 77th Street stops on the number 1 line. See more »
The wrath of heaven must be at hand! Its justice will not tarry! I see the deadly thunderbolt poised above his head!
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Profound exploration of the anatomy and course of a greedy, ambitious and
self-centered life, in its various forms (through several characters with
unique forms of greed and ambition and lust). Various people get their
dues in humorous, often unexpected ways. Really satisfying and clever
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