The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
- Time: 123 min
- Genre: Comedy | Drama
- Director: Brian De Palma
- Cast: Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Melanie Griffith
Financial “Master of the Universe” Sherman McCoy sees his life unravel when his mistress Maria Ruskin hits a black boy with his car. When yellow journalist Peter Fallow enflames public opinion with a series of distorted tabloid articles on the accident, the case is seized upon by opportunists like Reverend Bacon and mayoral candidate D.A. Abe Weiss.