- 1 hr 31 min
Crazy People is a comedy film that was released in 1990. The film’s main character is an advertising executive by the name of Emory Leeson. Emory Leeson has begun to have troubles from the stress from his job, and has begun to come up with some crazy advertising ideas. He ends up coming up with the idea of being honest about products, and as a result his boss sends him to a mental hospital. However, something strange happens to Emory when he discovers that the other patients are very good at advertising ideas. This results in him becoming exceptionally successful from their ideas, and he is eventually able to become more successful than the boss who sent him there. This results in the boss trying to stop him, and Emory has to come up with a way to deal with the situation in a unique way. Crazy People was written by Mitch Markowitz. It was directed by Tony Bill and Barry L. Young. The character Emory Leeson is played by Dudley Moore. It also features performances by Daryl Hannah, Paul Reiser, and J.T. Walsh.