Department store owner Benny Fikus (Vincent Gardenia) is in a bind─his business is failing, his nebbish assistant son Russel (Rob Reiner) is no help, and his other kid Ezra (Alan Arkin, who directed) quit to coach high school basketball. He's come up with a fix, though...he'll convince his shell-shocked brother-in-law (Sid Caesar) to torch the place for the money! Dark farce co-stars Anjanette Comer, Kay Medford, Alex Rocco. 88 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.