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  Ruthless People (1986)
Ruthless People may not be the greatest movie comedy ever made - gotta go with This Is Spinal Tap for that prize - but it’s very high on my list.
Ruthless People appears in an aspect ratio of approximately 1.85:1 on this single-sided, single-layered DVD; the image has been enhanced for 16X9 televisions.
Ruthless People appeared as part of Buena Vista’s new “budget” line; they’ve begun to churn out back catalog releases with the relatively inexpensive $20 price point.
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 DVDCC.COM: Ruthless People DVD REVIEW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
What a pleasure it was, then, to revisit Ruthless People on DVD; a hilarious comedy that’s in no way appropriate for little children.
As the film opens, cut-throat businessman Sam Stone (played with ruthless glee by Danny DeVito) is telling his mistress how much he hates his wife and how he plans to kill her that same night.
Audio: Ruthless People is presented with a dolby surround 2.0 channel soundtrack.
www.dvdcc.com /review.php?ruthlesspeople   (589 words)

  
 Ruthless People - Movie Commentary by Scott Ventura (FeedMyEgo.com)
Ruthless People is not the average ZAZ film, though, and even most ZAZ fans don't realize it's part of their ouvre.
Of course, the people who most want to be ruthless are the least capable of it.
Jan de Bont was behind the camera for Ruthless People, although I didn't note any stylistic idiosyncracies.
feedmyego.com /movies/R/RuthlessPeople1986.html   (508 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Ruthless People (Widescreen): DVD: Jim Abrahams,Jerry Zucker,Phyllis Applegate,Jeannine Bisignano,Arturo ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
A milestone comedy of the 1980s, Ruthless People delighted critics and audiences alike and set the tone of Hollywood comedies for years to come.
In 1986 she filmed Ruthless People with Danny DeVito and the lesser known Helen Slater (Supergirl fame).
Ruthless People, while a bit dated, has some hilarious moments and needs inclusion in any Midler collection.
www.amazon.ca /Ruthless-People-Widescreen-Jim-Abrahams/dp/B00005T7I0   (1477 words)

  
 Ruthless People (1986)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
His ability to play the ruthless, soulless, anti-hero was amazing.
He had me grinning from ear to ear whenever he was on screen.
Possibly, but it still doesn't make Ruthless People rank up there with the likes of Ghostbusters and Quick Change.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0091877   (1015 words)

  
 Ruthless People Movie -The 80s Rewind «
Don't forget that Ruthless People is now available to order on Widescreen DVD using our special 80s search device...
She was asking for a million dollars at the time (Oh, how 16 years can change the price) and Disney didn't want to shell out the smackers, so they got Midler to take a 4K pay cut and essay the role.
According to the screenwriter, Dale Launer, he got the idea for Ruthless People from the Patty Hearst kidnapping of the 1970's.
www.fast-rewind.com /ruthlesspeople.htm   (1112 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Ruthless People: DVD: Danny DeVito,Bette Midler,Judge Reinhold,Helen Slater,Anita Morris,Bill ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
It's about time that "Ruthless People" is finally out to own on DVD.
"Ruthless People" is a cult classic and a terrific comedy that abandons the routine boring formula.
Add to that the rich guys lover and her other boyfriend who, as the cop describes in the movie "this may very well be the stupidest man on the face of the planet; perhaps we should just shot him." Great cast, great writing.
www.amazon.com /Ruthless-People-Danny-DeVito/dp/B00005T7I0   (2099 words)

  
 Stone Cold Pimpin': Ruthless People
I got the urge to see "Ruthless People" again after Jessica's last business trip, where she caught it (for the first time) on her hotel TV.
And a nice performance by Judge Reinhold, who talks about being bloodthirsty and ruthless while carefully scooping up a spider and placing it outside.
The film should be taught in economics course as an example of perceived vs. absolute value, with the rich man's wife as the commodity.
www.tedmills.com /2005/03/ruthless_people.html   (191 words)

  
 TechnoFILE Reviews "Ruthless People" on DVD
Sam Stone (Danny DeVito) is a philandering millionaire clothing magnate whose shrew of a wife, Barbara (played perfectly by Bette Midler), is kidnapped and held for ransom.
These are all brutally ruthless people, and a very unlikable bunch indeed.
Ruthless People is far more of a traditionally straightforward comedy than those other Abrahams/Zucker/Zucker outings.
www.technofile.com /dvds/ruthless_people.html   (501 words)

  
 The Ruthless "Dr. Evil" - MedHunters
Unfortunately, once installed, things got worse because like all truly ruthless people, Dr. Evil had a personal agenda.
People would want to leave the department, but he curbed those thoughts with his charm.
The result was a workplace where secrets and whispers were the norm, and very few people were willing to open their mouths – unless it was to praise the boss.
www.medhunters.com /articles/ruthlessDrEvil.html   (581 words)

  
 Ruthless People by Carol hawke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
She preferred the company of her dogs, a few dog people, family and friends to club affairs that so often feature self-promotion and politicking.
Having learned from Ruth, we continually encourage people to retain and work with promising dogs they might otherwise 'pet out' over trivial issues.
People are suffering tragically from the effects of a lawless disrespect that rides rampant across this globe.
www.caninechronicle.com /features/hawke/hawke_102100.html   (4253 words)

  
 DVD.net : Ruthless People - DVD Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Ruthless People doesn't carry with it the handicap of Arnold Schwarzenneger, so it's ahead on points before it begins.
Ruthless People was pretty clearly made as a disposable movie; there's no looking towards posterity here.
But the warmth which underlies its manic flness has pretty well guaranteed that this will be around to please for many years to come.
www.dvd.net.au /review.cgi?review_id=3215   (553 words)

  
 Ruthless People Trivia -- notstarring.com
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 BrothersJudd Blog: RUTHLESS PEOPLE (via Ed Driscoll & Tom Morin):
BrothersJudd Blog: RUTHLESS PEOPLE (via Ed Driscoll & Tom Morin):
RUTHLESS PEOPLE (via Ed Driscoll & Tom Morin):
David Zucker, the producer and director of "Airplane," "The Naked Gun" and "Scary Movie 4," embraced the Republican Party in 2004 and voted for President Bush, largely because of security concerns.
brothersjuddblog.com /archives/2006/10/ruthless_people.html   (538 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Ruthless People at Epinions.com
It smells like a toilet in here!", and likewise her kidnappers, the couple Sandy (Helen Slater) and Ken Kessler (Judge Reinhold) are hopelessly inassertive against their mercilessly bullying captive, for the simple reason that they are not ruthless people at all and have too many guilt complexes.
And then there's my favourite quote of all, when Barbara realises that Sam has failed to make any of the ransom drops and that the kidnappers have responded pitifully by simply lowering the ransom for him, and she is heartbroken at being 'marked down' and whimpers with tears in her eyes "I've been kidnapped by....
The film is primarily so feel-good because its such a powder-cake of characters who are dirty on the side, but basically likeable people.
www.epinions.com /content_209605529220   (1159 words)

  
 Ruthless People (Bette Midler, Danny DeVito, Bill Pullman) DVD Review/Modamag.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
people turn good, good people turn bad and everything turns upside down.
Sam Stone (Danny DeVito, "Romancing The Stone") is an extremely successful businessman with one major block standing between his happiness and eternal misery; his wife.
"Ruthless People" is one of my personal favorite films.
www.modamag.com /ruthlesspeople_dvd.htm   (589 words)

  
 Ruthless People (1986) - A Review by David Nusair
Ruthless People (1986) - A Review by David Nusair
With the proliferation of Adam Sandler flicks (not that they're bad; far from it) and the various kiddie laugh-a-thons that pop up now and then (including the recent suckfest Scooby Doo), trying to find a comedy geared towards adults is just about impossible.
Ruthless People was directed by Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and David Zucker (or ZAZ for short), the same guys behind Airplane!
www.reelfilm.com /ruthless.htm   (498 words)

  
 Ruthless People
...a large number of Ruthless People's jokes work and work well.
Ruthless People is great fun - this is comedy that is actually worth watching.
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www.rottentomatoes.com /m/ruthless_people   (493 words)

  
 Dallas: Ruthless People - TV.com
Miss Ellie: (to J.R. and Bobby) As far as Ewing Oil goes, it should have died with your daddy.
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 Ruthless People/ Captain Ron
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 Ruthless People mistakes, goofs and bloopers
On a frame as small as hers, she would have noticed big differences in her body's shape and feel, and none of her clothes would have fit.
Continuity: When Judge Reinhold is in his kitchen with Helen Slater he tells her they have to be ruthless.
He sees a spider on the floor and gets a magazine and scoops it up.
www.moviemistakes.com /film2635   (327 words)

  
 Ruthless People
Amanda then tries to provide a little friendly advice about how she's seen people like Billy succumb to their own ruthlessness.
In the office where people issue commands to each other like they were dogs (heel, shoo, speak, door...), Kimberly drops by.
It's rather late at night, and why anyone is at the office in the first place is somewhat puzzling.
members.aol.com /MelroseTV/seasonFour/Episode122.html   (3573 words)

  
 Ruthless People (1986) - Spout
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The last film to be co-directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, and Jerry Zucker, Ruthless People stars Bette Midler (capitalizing on her comeback performance in Down and Out in Beverly Hills) as Barbara, a spoiled rich woman who is kidnapped by the kindly Ken and Sandy Kessler (Judge Reinhold and Helen Slater).
Barbara's forceful husband Sam (Danny DeVito) has ripped off the Kesslers and they decide to hold Barbara for ransom.
www.spout.com /films/RuthlessPeople/29740/default.aspx   (140 words)

  
 SOJU AFTER MOVIE: Ruthless People!
In an attempt to get the Time Cooler back, Mantooth and Orange have kidnapped a young Paulington, threatening to kill him and make Future Paulington nothing but a memory lost to the paradoxes of Time.
While they await their ransom payment, they watch and comment on Danny Devito's Comedy Classic Ruthless People.
Too bad traipsing backwards through the Box Office Season has left their brains scrambled.
www.movieweb.com /news/11/13511.php   (927 words)

  
 Ruthless People (1986) - FilmAffinity
Loathsome millionaire Sam Stone (Danny DeVito) is ruthless.
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 Amazon.com: Ruthless People: Video: Danny DeVito,Bette Midler,Judge Reinhold,Helen Slater,Anita Morris,Bill ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Amazon.com: Ruthless People: Video: Danny DeVito,Bette Midler,Judge Reinhold,Helen Slater,Anita Morris,Bill Pullman,William G. Schilling,Art Evans,Clarence Felder,J.E. Freeman,Gary Riley,Phyllis Applegate,Jeannine Bisignano,J.P. Bumstead,Jon Cutler,Susan Marie Snyder,Jim Doughan,Christopher J. Keene,Henry Noguchi,Frank Sivero,Jim Abrahams,David Zucker,Jerry Zucker
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