Search results for "Dick Van Dyke"

Mary Poppins (1964) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Mar 1998

The movie combines a diverting story, songs, color and sequences of live action blended with the movements of animated figures. Mary Poppins is a kind of Super-nanny who flies ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson
CAST:  Julie Andrews  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  David Tomlinson  •  Glynis Johns

Night at the Museum (2006) RT 44% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Jake Cherry  •  Carla Gugino  •  Robin Williams

Curious George (2006) RT 69% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Sep 2006

Will Ferrell stars as The Man in the Yellow Hat, a gentleman who looks after his pet monkey - an inquisitive and wonderful creature whose enthusiasm often gets the best of him.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Matthew O'Callaghan
CAST:  Frank Welker  •  Will Ferrell  •  Shane Baumel  •  Eugene Levy

The Gin Game (2003)

This powerfully bittersweet comedy follows the relationship that develops between nursing home residents Fonsia (Mary Tyler Moore) and Weller (Dick Van Dyke) during a series ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arvin Brown
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Mary Tyler Moore

Diagnosis of Murder (1992)

Police detective Steve Sloan believes that top manager Nick Osborn has killed his boss, trust-owner Russell Cord. His father, senior hospital doctor Mark Sloan, is convinced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Hibler
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Barry Van Dyke  •  Cynthia Gibb  •  Stephen Caffrey

Dick Tracy (1990) RT 64% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2002

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob,  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Warren Beatty
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Al Pacino  •  Madonna  •  Charlie Korsmo

The Muppets Go Hollywood (1979)

In this one-hour special, Kermit the Frog throws a glamorous party at the Cocoanut Grove nightclub to celebrate the premiere of the Muppets' first feature film, The Muppet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Stan Harris
CAST:  Frank Oz  •  Jerry Nelson  •  Richard Hunt  •  Dave Goelz

The Runner Stumbles (1979) RT 44% / Audience 100%

DVD release: Dec 1990

Dick Van Dyke stars as a priest accused of murdering a nun. Directed by Stanley Kramer, this 1979 drama also features Kathleen Quinlan, Maureen Stapleton, Ray Bolger, Beau ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stanley Kramer
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Maureen Stapleton  •  Ray Bolger

Cold Turkey (1971) RT 40% / Audience 67%

Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Lear
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Pippa Scott  •  Tom Poston  •  Edward Everett Horton

Some Kind of a Nut (1969)

A New York City bank teller becomes a media celebrity when he refuses to comply with his employer's demands that he shave his beard. Directed by Garson Kanin, this 1969 comedy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Garson Kanin
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Rosemary Forsyth  •  Zohra Lampert

The Comic (1969) RT Audience 63%

An account of the rise and fall of a silent film comic, Billy Bright. The movie begins with his funeral, as he speaks from beyond the grave in a bitter tone about his fate, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Carl Reiner
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Michele Lee  •  Mickey Rooney  •  Cornel Wilde

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) RT 65% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Nov 1998

An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ken Hughes
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Sally Ann Howes  •  Lionel Jeffries  •  Gert Fröbe

Never a Dull Moment (1968)

When practicing for a role, actor Jack is mistaken for the killer Ace. He doesn't realize this until it's too late and is carried off to gangster boss Leo Smooth, who wants ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Jerry Paris
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Edward G. Robinson  •  Dorothy Provine  •  Henry Silva

Divorce American Style (1967) RT 100% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jan 2004

After 17 years of marriage in American suburbia, Richard and Barbara Harmon step into the new world of divorce.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Debbie Reynolds  •  Jason Robards  •  Jean Simmons

Fitzwilly (1967) RT Audience 65%

When Miss Vicki's father dies, she becomes the world's greatest philanthropist. Unfortunately, she is flat broke! Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Barbara Feldon  •  John McGiver  •  Edith Evans

The Art of Love (1965)

Painter Paul Sloan feels he's a failure, since nobody will buy his paintings. His art dealer informs him, that the works of an artist become much more wanted and valuable if ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Norman Jewison
CAST:  James Garner  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  Elke Sommer  •  Angie Dickinson

What a Way to Go! (1964)

This black comedy opens with Louisa Foster donating a multimillion dollar check to the IRS. The tax department thinks she's crazy and sends her to a psychiatrist. She then ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Shirley MacLaine  •  Paul Newman  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Dean Martin

Bye Bye Birdie (1963) RT 92% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 1999

A singer goes to a small town for a performance before he is drafted  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Janet Leigh  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  Ann-Margret  •  Maureen Stapleton

The Town Santa Forgot (1993) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A spoiled brat sends a very long list to Santa Claus who misdelivers the gifts to a town with the same name as the boy, who learns it's better to give than receive.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  Robert Alvarez
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Miko Hughes  •  Ashley Johnson  •  Melinda Peterson

Ghost of a Chance (1987)

A television movie about a veteran policeman who accidentally kills a musician. The ghost of the musician returns to persuade the cop to steer the musician's grandson away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Redd Foxx  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  Brynn Thayer  •  Richard Romanus