The Hudsucker Proxy | 1994
When the president of Hudsucker industry commits suicide, the board of directors dedcides to hire a moron to run the company, wait until the stock price falls, then buy all the stock cheap and rebuild the company. But ...more
Set in New York circa 1958, a man quickly climbs his way up the corporate ladder at a conglomerate after starting in the mail room. He reaches the position of chairman after the boss takes a dive out the window.