R | | Comedy
Karma comes into play when a wealthy wisecracking landlord is ordered by a court to live in the filthy building that he runs.
Vincent Gardenia's wife in the movie was named "Irene". Gardenia had a re-occurring role in the series "All in the Family" as Frank Lorenzo, who's wife was also called "Irene". By an odd twist of fate, when Gardenia passed away, he was discovered in his hotel room by another "Irene" (Irene Gandy).
Miss Bensinger, you're just in time to see my agenda.
Naomi: Oh yes. Where is it?
Louie Kritski: Right here.
Naomi: I think the judge was looking for something a bit bigger, Mr. Kritski.
When Heather tries to flee Louie's slum apartment during his "conjugal visit", he tries to stop her by singing the Johnny Mathis version of" Misty". The first lyrics in this song go, "Look at me, I'm helpless as a kitten up a tree". But the Closed Captioning in this movie depict Louie's sung words as "Look at me I have..."
$3,656,390 6 October 1991