Ruthless People, 1986

Released in Australia: DVD

Ruthless People is a 1980s American black comedy/criminal comedy film; featuring kidnapping, extortion and blackmail attempts that all go wrong (and outrageous 80s fashion, a crime in itself)

Shockadelic rating: Interesting (but flawed)

Contributors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Michael Peyser, Dale Launer, Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Judge Reinhold, Helen Slater, Michel Colombier