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
Rachel Mary Ellen. The Rachel is silent.
Tess, Ralph & Juniper ... production dogs See more
Music by Franz Gruber
Words By Joseph Mohr
English translation anonymous
Performed by Jack Jones
Courtesy of MCA Records See more