Search results for "Eric Idle"


What About Dick? (2012)

What About Dick? begins with the birth of a sex toy invented in Shagistan in 1898 by Deepak Rushdie Obi Ben Kingsley (Eddie Izzard), and tells the story of the subsequent ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Eric Idle  •  Aubrey Powell
CAST:  Eddie Izzard  •  Eric Idle  •  Russell Brand  •  Jane Leeves

The Rutles (1978)

The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Eric Idle  •  Gary Weis
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  John Halsey  •  Ricky Fataar  •  Neil Innes

Monty Python Live (Mostly) (2014) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Dec 2014

Celebrate the last night of the Pythons on the big screen! - With John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones and Michael Palin.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Eric Idle  •  Aubrey Powell
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Terry Gilliam  •  Eric Idle  •  Terry Jones

And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)

And Now for Something Completely Different is a film spin-off from the television comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus featuring favourite sketches from the first two ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ian MacNaughton
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Graham Chapman  •  Terry Gilliam  •  Eric Idle

Not the Messiah (2010)

Not The Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy) is a comic oratorio based on Monty Python's Life of Brian, which retells the tragic tale of Mandy, impregnated by a Roman soldier, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Aubrey Powell
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Michael Palin  •  Terry Jones  •  Terry Gilliam

Delgo (2008) RT 12% / Audience 26%

DVD release: Aug 2009

In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Marc F. Adler  •  Jason Maurer
CAST:  Freddie Prinze, Jr.  •  Jennifer Love Hewitt  •  Val Kilmer  •  Anne Bancroft

Shrek the Third (2007) RT 41% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Shrek and Co, return for more adventures. The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. Shrek however wants to return to his cozy swamp ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chris Miller  •  Raman Hui
CAST:  Mike Myers  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Julie Andrews

The Aristocrats (2005) RT 79% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2006

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Provenza
CAST:  Jason Alexander  •  Chris Albrecht  •  Hank Azaria  •  Shelley Berman

Ella Enchanted (2004) RT 50% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Ella of Frell is given the "gift of obedience" by a fairy, only to realize that it's more of a curse because it could separate her from her true love, Prince Charmont. Will ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Tommy O'Haver
CAST:  Anne Hathaway  •  Hugh Dancy  •  Cary Elwes  •  Aidan McArdle

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation 2 (2003)

Though Eddie's fired right at Christmastime, his boss sends him and his family on a South Pacific vacation, hoping Eddie won't sue him after being bitten by a lab monkey. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nick Marck
CAST:  Randy Quaid  •  Miriam Flynn  •  Dana Barron  •  Jake Thomas




The Scream Team (2002) RT Audience 58%

Eccentric Frank Carlyle ran a horror shop in small-town Steeple Falls, which takes pride in and profit from its Halloween traditions. Frank's widower grandson Richard ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Stuart Gillard
CAST:  Kat Dennings  •  Mark Rendall  •  Robert Bockstael  •  Eric Idle

Dudley Do-Right (1999) RT 16% / Audience 23%

DVD release: Dec 1999

Based on the 60's-era cartoon of the same name. Royal Canadian Mountie Dudley Do-right is busy keeping the peace in his small mountain town when his old rival, Snidely ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hugh Wilson
CAST:  Brendan Fraser  •  Sarah Jessica Parker  •  Alfred Molina  •  Eric Idle

The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Timmy meets a girl mouse and they set off to find the Great Owl.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Dick Sebast
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Harvey Korman  •  Peter MacNicol  •  William H. Macy

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998) RT 40% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Young Rudolph suffers a childhood accident that sees his nose turn from the publicly accepted norm of black to a glowing red colour. His parents worry about him getting teased ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  William R. Kowalchuk Jr.
CAST:  Eric Pospisil  •  Kathleen Barr  •  John Goodman  •  Whoopi Goldberg

Casper (1995) RT 44% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Brad Silberling
CAST:  Malachi Pearson  •  Eric Idle  •  Bill Pullman  •  Christina Ricci

Splitting Heirs (1993) RT 8% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Nov 2004

A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Robert Young
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Rick Moranis  •  Barbara Hershey  •  Catherine Zeta-Jones

Missing Pieces (1992)

As sole heir to a relative's estate, Wendel is surprised to learn that the only thing he's been left is a riddle. However, he and his musician friend, Lou, are soon thrust ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Leonard Stern
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Robert Wuhl  •  Bob Gunton  •  Lauren Hutton

Mom and Dad Save the World (1992) RT 9% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2005

Emperor Spengo sees Marge Nelson and using a giant magnet, kidnaps her and her husband Dick, hoping to make Marge his before blowing up the Earth. The Emperor and other ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Greg Beeman
CAST:  Teri Garr  •  Jeffrey Jones  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Thalmus Rasulala

Too Much Sun (1990) RT 20% / Audience 29%

DVD release: Aug 1991

A multimillionaire, whose son is gay and daughter a lesbian, leaves a will with one clause: His children will inherit his money only if at least one of them produces him a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Downey Sr.
CAST:  Allan Arbus  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Howard Duff  •  Laura Ernst

Nuns on the Run (1990) RT 47% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Lynn
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  Camille Coduri  •  Janet Suzman