On Christmas Eve, a regretful husband admits to his high-spirited wife that he has hired a contract killer to take her out. She immediately flees. A nice couple offers her shelter, but everyone have dark secrets in this wacky movie.
The most twisted Christmas ever.
Did You Know?
Reckless was first staged by The Production Company in 1983 under the direction of Norman René, who also directed the movie. It underwent some revisions and had other productions, with the first performance of the 1985 published version occurring on 14 September 1988 at New York's Circle Repertory Company, again directed by Norman René. More recently it had a Broadway revival. Previews began on 23 September 2004; the opening on 14 October 2004 and closing on 19 December 2004 after 77 total performances. Mary-Louise Parker
who played Pooty in the movie, took the lead role as Rachel and Debra Monk
repeated her movie role in the Broadway run. See more
I walked out on a woman with multiple sclerosis and two children. One of them brain damaged because I was too drunk to see him playing in the snow... and I ran over them with the snowblower.
Thanks to ... The Pagano Family ... See more
Spoofs Let's Make a Deal
Ding Dong! Merrily on High
First published by Thoinot Arbeau (uncredited) in "Orchesographie" (1588)
(Thoinot Arbeau is a pseudonym of Jehan Tabourot)
Lyrics by George Ratcliffe Woodward
(uncredited) in English from the Latin "Gloria in Excelsis Deo" (1924)
Arranged by David Willcocks
Performed by Saint Thomas Choir
at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue
Conducted by Gerre Hancock See more