Going Berserk Poster

Release Date: 1983

R|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
Chauffeur John Bourgignon (John Candy) is engaged to Nancy Reese (Alley Mills), the daughter of famed Sen. Ed Mills (Pat Hingle). In the midst of a political campaign, Ed -- who disapproves of John -- is blackmailed by a sleazy film director (Eugene Levy) into televising his daughter's wedding. Things go from bad to worse for John when a cult leader, the Rev. Sun Yi Day (Richard Libertini), captures the would-be bridegroom and attempts to brainwash him into murdering Ed.

Cast: John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Alley Mills, Pat Hingle, Ann Bronston, Dixie Carter, Paul Dooley

Director: David Steinberg

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Relationships, Offbeat, Love, Madcap, Rivalry, Underdog, 1980s, Marriage, Friend