Search results for "Carol Burnett"


Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis (2011) RT 67% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2013

It will surprise few to discover that star of stage and screen Jerry Lewis has sought to amuse others since he was five years old. Since that early age, audiences split their ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Gregg Barson
CAST:  Michael Andrew  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Richard Belzer  •  Carol Burnett

Arrietty (2010)

14-year-old Arrietty and the rest of the Clock family live in peaceful anonymity as they make their own home from items "borrowed" from the house's human inhabitants. However, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Hiromasa Yonebayashi
CAST:  Mirai Shida  •  Ryûnosuke Kamiki  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Tatsuya Fujiwara

Post Grad (2009) RT 8% / Audience 27%

DVD release: Jan 2010

Recent college graduate Ryden Malby has a grand plan: Find a fabulous apartment and land a job at a prestigious publishing house. However, her rival Jessica steals her dream ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Vicky Jenson
CAST:  Alexis Bledel  •  Michael Keaton  •  Zach Gilford  •  Jane Lynch

Horton Hears a Who! (2008) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2008

One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Steve Martino  •  Jimmy Hayward
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Steve Carell  •  Carol Burnett  •  Seth Rogen

Once Upon a Mattress (2005) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Queen Aggravain has ruled that none may marry until her son, Prince Dauntless marries. However, she has managed to sabotage every princess that come along. When Sir Harry and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kathleen Marshall
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Brittany Gray  •  Tracey Ullman  •  Denis O'Hare

Broadway: The Golden Age (2003) RT 83% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Broadway: The Golden Age is the most important, ambitious and comprehensive film ever made about America's most celebrated indigenous art form. Award-winning filmmaker Rick ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Rick McKay
CAST:  Edie Adams  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Kaye Ballard

Putting It Together (2001)

An all-star cast performs the music of one of the greatest composers of our time... Stephen Sondheim. Anxiously anticipated by the myriad fans of the legendary composer, ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Don Roy King  •  Eric Shearer
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  George Hearn  •  Ruthie Henshall  •  John Barrowman

Get Bruce (1999) RT 71% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Affectionate tribute to Bruce Vilanch, who writes material for celebrities who make public appearances, from Oscar hosts and award recipients to Presidents. We meet his mom ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Andrew J. Kuehn
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Bette Midler  •  Robin Williams  •  Nathan Lane

Moon Over Broadway (1997) RT 88% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jul 2000

A documentary portrait of the backstage efforts to stage the play Moon Over Buffalo on Broadway.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Chris Hegedus  •  D.A. Pennebaker
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Philip Bosco

Noises Off (1992) RT 57% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2004

A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Michael Caine  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Julie Hagerty




Follies in Concert (1986) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Film of the legendary 1985 concert performance presented by the New York Philharmonic of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Houldey
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Liz Callaway  •  Betty Comden  •  Barbara Cook

The Laundromat (1985)

Two lonely women coincide at midnight in a laundromat, where they reveal their secrets.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Amy Madigan  •  Michael Wright

Between Friends (1983)

Two middle-aged women with nothing in common meet by accident and develop a close friendship while continuing to deal with their own lives.  (more)

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DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Carol Burnett

Chu Chu and the Philly Flash (1981) RT Audience 67%

Chu Chu and the Philly Flash is a 1981 comedy film starring Alan Arkin, Carol Burnett, Jack Warden, Ruth Buzzi, and Danny Aiello. It was released in 1981 by 20th Century Fox. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Lowell Rich
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Carol Burnett  •  Jack Warden  •  Danny Aiello

Health (1980)

HealtH is set at a health food convention at a Florida luxury hotel, where a powerful political organization is deciding on a new president.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Glenda Jackson  •  James Garner

Friendly Fire (1979)

In March 1970, a U.S. Army officer arrived at the Iowa farm of Peg and Gene Mullen and informed them that their son Michael had been killed in Vietnam by "friendly fire." ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie • War
DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Ned Beatty  •  Sam Waterston  •  Timothy Hutton

A Wedding (1978) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Desi Arnaz Jr.  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Howard Duff

The Front Page (1974) RT 73% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jun 1998

The Front Page is a comedy from director Billy Wilder from 1974 starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Susan Sarandon. A journalist named Johnson is suffering from burn-out ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Billy Wilder
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Walter Matthau  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Vincent Gardenia