A corporate raider threatens a hostile take-over of a "mom and pop" company. The patriarch of the company enlists the help of his wife's daughter, who is a lawyer, to try and protect the company. The raider is enamoured of her, and enjoys the thrust and parry of legal manoeuvring as he tries to win her heart. Written by
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Meet Larry the Liquidator. Arrogant. Greedy. Self-centered. Ruthless. You gotta love the guy.
Did You Know?
's father (and Danny DeVito's father in law) who appeared as a supporting character on Cheers with his daughter, can be seen in at least two views of the audience at the shareholder meeting during Danny's speech to the stockholders. See more
When the envelope of the results is first seen, it is being handed over to the woman as a pink envelope. When she is reading the results, the envelope is yellow. See more
Well, for someone who has nothing nice to say about lawyers, you certainly have plenty of them around.
They're like nuclear warheads. They have theirs, so I have mine. Once you use them, they fuck up everything.
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