"Delirious" (also known as "Wahnsinns fette Beute, Des", "Fuori di testa", "Jack allein im Serienwahn") is a Comedy/Fantasy film directed by Tom Mankiewicz, released in the USA on August 09 of 1991 . John Candy and Mariel Hemingway are starring, alongside Emma Samms, Raymond Burr, Dylan Baker and Charles Rocket.
A Comedy about a Soap Opera Writer Who's Typing without a Ribbon
Who directed "Delirious":
Delirious was directed by Tom Mankiewicz, an American writer, producer, and director.
Before Delirious, Tom Mankiewicz had directed Dragnet, released in 1987.
What was the release date of "Delirious":
Delirious was initially released on Friday, August 09, 1991, in the United States. Also released on this day were The Big Man (dir. David Leland), Blowback (dir. Marc Levin), Double Impact (dir. Sheldon Lettich), and The King of the Kickboxers (dir. Lucas Lowe). This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.
What is the casting of "Delirious":
At the casting of Delirious we find John Candy, previously seen in Only the Lonely (1991) and Career Opportunities (1991); Mariel Hemingway (Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987), Creator (1985)); Emma Samms (The Shrimp on the Barbie (1990), Yesterday's Hero (1979)) [ more... ]
- Mark Boone Junior and Anthony G. Schmidt also worked together in Geronimo: An American Legend, released in 1993.
- Zach Grenier and Dylan Baker can be seen in The Stars Fell on Henrietta, released in 1995.
- Jerry Orbach and Mark Boone Junior also appeared together in Last Exit to Brooklyn, released in 1989.
What is the Storyline of "Delirious":
John Candy plays Jack Gable, a nearly out-of-work soap opera writer, whose product, like him, is now dated. The show Jack produces, All My Dreams, takes place in Ashford Falls, a wealthy, sleepy suburb of New York City. Laura (Emma Samms) plays Rachel Hedison, a woman who stops at nothing to acquire wealth and power.
Jack's situation is only worsened by his despicable work associates who would sooner show him the door than work with him. Behind his back, they commission Arnie Federman, another [...]
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