Ruthless People quotes

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A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.

Director: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker
Writer: Dale Launer
Production: Buena Vista Pictures
Genre: comedy, crime
Year: 1986
MetaScore: 78/100
ImdbRating: 6.9
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 27 Jun 1986
Awards: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 2 nominations.

44 Clips & Quotes


Sam Stone - Danny DeVito
Barbara Stone - Bette Midler
Ken Kessler - Judge Reinhold
Sandy Kessler - Helen Slater
Carol - Anita Morris
Police Commissioner - William G. Schilling
Lt. Bender - Art Evans
Lt. Walters - Clarence Felder
Bedroom Killer - J.E. Freeman
Heavy Metal Kid - Gary Riley
Loan Officer - Phyllis Applegate
Hooker in Car - Jeannine Bisignano
Technician - J.P. Bumstead
Stereo Store Customer - Jon Cutler
Stereo Store Customer - Susan Marie Snyder
Cop at Sam's House - Jim Doughan
Cop at Jail - Christopher J. Keene
Coroner - Henry Noguchi
The Mugger - Frank Sivero
Cop with Killer Picture - Arnold F. Turner
Sam's Attorney - Bob Tzudiker
Arresting Cop - Charles A. Vanegas
Social Worker - Louise Yaffe
Secretary to Chief of Police - Janet Rotblatt
Waiter - Art Bonilla
Newscaster - Rick DeReyes
Newscaster - Mie Hunt
Newscaster - Ron Tank
Aerobic Instructor (as Susan Stadner) - Hanala Sagal
Aerobic Instructor - Beth R. Johnson
Aerobic Instructor - Richard Wilson
Model (as Twyla S. Littleton) - Twyla Littleton
Elderly Woman - Mary Elizabeth Thompson
Woman passing Phonebooth - Susan Breslau
Newsreader (voice) - Phil Hartman
Fitness Instructor - Gil Janklowicz
Wrestling Anouncer on TV (voice) - Vince McMahon
Man in Crowd - Stephen Saracco
Paper Boy - William Winckler