MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 21,673 this week

The Corporate Ladder (1997)

 -  Action | Thriller  -  10 May 1997 (USA)
4.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.9/10 from 162 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 4 critic

THE CORPORATE LADDER is a Playboy Channel movie, filled with pseudo-erotica and some beautiful women. John Anthony Denison (Crime Story) plays Matt, an up and coming advertising executive, ... See full summary »

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Leonard Nimoy: 1931-2015

Best known for his work on "Star Trek," actor and director Leonard Nimoy died on Friday in Los Angeles. Read our full story on his varied career, and view our memorial photo gallery.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 118 titles
created 23 Dec 2010
 
a list of 70 titles
created 04 May 2011
 
a list of 77 titles
created 13 Jul 2012
 
a list of 1300 titles
created 12 Nov 2012
 
a list of 1752 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Corporate Ladder (1997)

The Corporate Ladder (1997) on IMDb 4.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Corporate Ladder.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Doonby (2013)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Sam Doonby, a no-good drifter, enters a small town in Texas. His sudden arrival is met with suspicion, jealousy, and intrigue. His departure is just as sudden, and then the town realizes how one person's presence can matter.

Director: Peter Mackenzie
Stars: John Schneider, Ernie Hudson, Jenn Gotzon
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Alexa is one of the best, but her handiwork is done for terrorists. When she is finally captured, it is up to CIA agent Graver to turn her against her latest employer who has diplomatic ... See full summary »

Director: Lorenzo Lamas
Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Kathleen Kinmont, John Savage
Island of the Dead (TV Movie 2000)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Stranded on a deserted island, a group of people struggle to survive against a swarm of supernatural flies.

Director: Tim Southam
Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Talisa Soto, Bruce Ramsay
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A cinematographer and his assistant are attracting aspiring young actors and actresses by getting them to try out for their movie. Once filming, the evil cameraman actually kills them. The ... See full summary »

Director: Wings Hauser
Stars: Wings Hauser, Kathleen Kinmont, Gary Werntz
Piñero (2001)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

"Piñero" tells the story of the explosive life of a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Piñero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a pre-cursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing ... See full summary »

Director: Leon Ichaso
Stars: Benjamin Bratt, Giancarlo Esposito, Talisa Soto
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Spike Fumo is an Italian kid apsiring to be a boxer. He falls in love with a rich girl, who turns out to be the daughter of a Mafia boss. Spike is threatened to leave Bensonhurst by the mob... See full summary »

Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Sasha Mitchell, Ernest Borgnine, Anne De Salvo
Psycho Cop (1989)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Six college students on their weekend vacation are humiliated and killed one by one by a psycho cop.

Director: Wallace Potts
Stars: Robert R. Shafer, Jeff Qualle, Palmer Lee Todd
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Paul Michael Robinson, Shauna O'Brien, Jenna Bodnar
Action | Thriller | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Kathleen Kinmont, Lorenzo Lamas, O.J. Simpson
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Thomas Capper is an unconventional and mysterious serial killer who takes aim at a Hollywood film set, by unleashing his own brand of retribution on the cast and crew.

Director: Stephen Scott
Stars: Jason Mewes, William Sadler, Jordan Prentice
The Cover Girl Murders (TV Movie 1993)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

With his magazine, "Image", in financial trouble, Rex needs one spectacular issue to pull it out so he flies his editor, Kate, and a group of his top models to an isolated island paradise ... See full summary »

Director: James A. Contner
Stars: Lee Majors, Jennifer O'Neill, Adrian Paul
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Directors: Donna Deitch, Joan Micklin Silver, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Moe Bertran, Ken Butler, Rae Dawn Chong
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jack Sherman (as Robert Shafer)
...
Nicole Landon
...
Susan Taylor
...
Matt Taylor (as Anthony John Denison)
Karen Roe ...
Katrina
...
Teddy
...
Irene Grace
...
Jay Williams
Lisa Marie Scott ...
Kyoko
...
Contestant #1
Cecile Krevoy ...
Contestant #2
...
Contestant #3
...
Nico Santos
...
Armand Kristopolous
...
Bianca
Edit

Storyline

THE CORPORATE LADDER is a Playboy Channel movie, filled with pseudo-erotica and some beautiful women. John Anthony Denison (Crime Story) plays Matt, an up and coming advertising executive, on the brink of a major ad promotion contract with a jeans company. In steps his new assistant, Kathleen Kinmont, whose take charge attitude and imagination, win the deal for him. Of course, Kinmont has more than her career in mind: she wants Mark. Mark, of course, is married to lovely Talisa Soto, who is also pregnant. But lust wins over and Matt does engage in an affair with Kinmont. As in THE TEMP and FATAL ATTRACTION, this relationship can only be deadly---from the movie's opening sequence, we pretty much know who Kinmont really is. Add seedy Ben Cross as Matt's associate/rival who coerces his women to have sex with him to "advance their careers" and the setup is constructed for the movie's obvious ending. Cross' performance is so over the top; he has three scenes in his pool where the dialogue ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Watch Your Back!

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexuality, and for language and some violence
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 May 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ambizione fatale  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Late Night
Written & Performed by Jan Hammer
Courtesy of Country & Eastern Music, Inc.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Fatal Attraction Playboy Style
19 November 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This is an interesting little film, basically a re-hash of Fatal Attraction, but made by Playboy, so a fair bit of T&A as well. The plot revolves around Matt, a high-flying Advertising exec, who hires a seemingly fantastic new assistant in Nicole. Nicole proceeds to........................ well you can probably guess the rest.

The acting in this movie was generally not bad, you expect it to be atrocious but are pleasantly suprised. This feeling kind of sums up the movie in general. You expect it to be dire but end up quite enjoying it. The plot is engaging and moves along nicely, and of course the ladies are fantastic.

Obviously it's never going to be oscar-fare, but that's the beauty of it, you know this in advance yet still enjoy the flick.

This is a very very soft erotic film, good to watch with the Mrs, and will be a pleasant suprise. - 6/10


6 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Corporate Ladder (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?