After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.

  1. Brian De Palma


  2. Tom Wolfe


  3. Michael Cristofer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Hanks

    Tom Hanks

    Sherman McCoy

  2. Bruce Willis

    Bruce Willis

    Peter Fallow

  3. Melanie Griffith

    Melanie Griffith

    Maria Ruskin

  4. Kim Cattrall

    Kim Cattrall

    Judy McCoy

  5. Saul Rubinek

    Saul Rubinek

    Jed Kramer

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The Bonfire of the Vanities
The Bonfire of the Vanities



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 21, 1990


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 5m

Budget $47,000,000.00

Revenue $15,691,192.00



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