- Head Office
name = Head Office
caption = Theatrical release poster
producer = Debra Hill
Eddie Albert Merritt Butrick George Coe Danny DeVito
James Newton Howard Alan Howarth
cinematography = Gerald Hirschfeld
editing = Danford B. Greene
released = December 29, 1985
runtime = 90 min
country = USA
language = English
Jack Issel (Reinhold) just graduated from business school and joined I.N.C., a large American corporation. On his trip up the corporate ladder, he sees the dirty underside of the corporate world and how it corrupts people. His two mentors, in fact, show him first-hand how to cheat and
blackmailone's way to the top.
Unsure of his abilities, and often incompetent, he can't figure out why he keeps getting promoted. Could it have something to do with his father being an influential Senator?
This film has a surprisingly strong supporting cast, including such established stars as
Danny DeVitoand Rick Moraniswho have roles that are little more than bit parts.
The film was largely filmed in
Toronto, Ontario, part of a growing trend in the late 1970s and throughout the 1980s of making American films there. Scenes were also filmed in nearby Oshawa, Ontarioat the Parkwood Mansion.
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