Film: Other Peoples Money
staring Danny DeVito and Penelope Ann Miller. Lawrence Garfield, a/k/a "Larry the Liqudator," (DeVito) is an apparently heartless, but secretly lonely, corporate raider launching a hostile takeover of a company that makes wire and cable. The founder of the company reaches out to Kate (Penelope Ann Miller), to stop him. Larry soon becomes enamoured of her (seeing as how she's, you know, Penelope Ann Miller—click the link under Male Gaze), leading him to try to beat her and woo her at the same time.
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