Search results for "Gene Wilder"


The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2006

After spending decades living in the shadow of his more famous and successful sibling, Consulting Detective Sigerson Holmes (Wilder) is called upon to help solve a crucial ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Marty Feldman  •  Dom DeLuise

Haunted Honeymoon (1986) RT 25% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Music
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Gilda Radner  •  Jonathan Pryce

The Woman in Red (1984) RT 35% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2003

When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Charles Grodin  •  Joseph Bologna  •  Judith Ivey

Sunday Lovers (1980)

A sex comedy anthology containing four stories, each from a different country (England, France, USA and Italy). "An Englishman's Home" "The French Method" "Armando's Notebook" ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder  •  Bryan Forbes  •  Edouard Molinaro  •  Dino Risi
CAST:  Roger Moore  •  Lino Ventura  •  Ugo Tognazzi  •  Gene Wilder

The World's Greatest Lover (1977) RT 20% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2006

When frustrated movie studio mogul Adolph Zitz announces a talent search for a romantic leading man to rival the great Rudolph Valentino, thousands of hopefuls decend upon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Carol Kane  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Fritz Feld

Alice in Wonderland (1999) RT 33% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Alice follows a white rabbit down a rabbit-hole into a whimsical Wonderland, where she meets characters like the delightful Cheshire Cat, the clumsy White Knight, a rude ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nick Willing
CAST:  Tina Majorino  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Miranda Richardson

Another You (1991) RT 11% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Nov 2002

George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Maurice Phillips
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Stephen Lang

Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$@!! (2003)

This documentary praises comedian Richard Pryor by showing fragments of various shows Pryor made and having famous comedians talk about the importance and greatness of Pryor. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Billy Grundfest
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Mario Cantone  •  Cedric the Entertainer  •  Dave Chappelle

Funny About Love (1990) RT Audience 16%

DVD release: Jun 2004

When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Leonard Nimoy
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Christine Lahti  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Robert Prosky

See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) RT 18% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Gene Wilder  •  Joan Severance  •  Kevin Spacey




Hanky Panky (1982) RT 38% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Sep 2002

The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Gilda Radner  •  Kathleen Quinlan  •  Richard Widmark

Stir Crazy (1980) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2001

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Richard Pryor  •  Georg Stanford Brown  •  JoBeth Williams

The Frisco Kid (1979) RT 53% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Harrison Ford  •  Ramon Bieri  •  Val Bisoglio

Silver Streak (1976) RT 88% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A somewhat daffy book editor on a rail trip from Los Angeles to Chicago thinks that he sees a murdered man thrown from the train. When he can find no one who will believe him, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Jill Clayburgh  •  Richard Pryor  •  Patrick McGoohan

Young Frankenstein (1974) RT 93% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A young neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback called Igor, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Marty Feldman  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Cloris Leachman

The Little Prince (1974) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Richard Kiley  •  Bob Fosse  •  Gene Wilder  •  Donna McKechnie

Thursday's Game (1974) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Jul 1991

Harry Evers and Marvin Ellison have been playing poker Thursday nights with their friends for years. When a disagreement breaks up the game, they decide to continue meeting ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Moore
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Bob Newhart  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cloris Leachman

Blazing Saddles (1974) RT 90% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cleavon Little  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mel Brooks  •  Madeline Kahn

Rhinoceros (1974) RT Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Originally an absurdist play by Eugene Ionesco, Rhinoceros tells the story of a French town plagued by rhinoceroses. These are not ordinary rhinoceroses, but people who have ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Tom O'Horgan
CAST:  Zero Mostel  •  Gene Wilder  •  Karen Black  •  Joe Silver