Search results for "Jack Gilford"


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Catch-22 (1970) RT 85% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2001

A bombardier in World War II tries desperately to escape the insanity of the war. However, sometimes insanity is the only sane way cope with a crazy situation. Catch-22 is a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Mike Nichols
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Martin Balsam  •  Richard Benjamin  •  Art Garfunkel

Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988) RT 13% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Liza Minnelli  •  John Gielgud  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald

Save the Tiger (1973) RT 91% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2005

A businessman's professional struggles begin to conflict with his personal life over the course of two days.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  John G. Avildsen
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Jack Gilford  •  Laurie Heineman  •  Norman Burton

They Might Be Giants (1971)

They Might be Giants chronicles the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in modern-day New York City. The fact that Sherlock Holmes is a psychotic paranoid and Dr. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Anthony Harvey
CAST:  George C. Scott  •  Joanne Woodward  •  Jack Gilford  •  Lester Rawlins

Wholly Moses! (1980) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Harvey and Zoey, two tourists in Israel, discover an ancient scroll about Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Gary Weis
CAST:  Dudley Moore  •  Laraine Newman  •  James Coco  •  Paul Sand

Caveman (1981) RT 24% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jun 2002

In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carl Gottlieb
CAST:  Ringo Starr  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Shelley Long  •  Jack Gilford

Cocoon (1985) RT 80% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2004

A group of aliens return to earth to take back some cocoons of their people they left behind from an earlier trip. They kept the recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Steve Guttenberg  •  Tahnee Welch  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Don Ameche

Cocoon: The Return (1988) RT 36% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jun 2004

The old age pensioners that left at the end of the first film come back to earth to visit their relatives. Will they all decide to go back to the planet where no-one grows old ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Don Ameche  •  Wilford Brimley  •  Courteney Cox  •  Hume Cronyn

Everybody Rides The Carousel (1975)

DVD release: Oct 1999

Everybody Rides the Carousel is a 1975 independent animated film about the stages of life.  (more)

GENRES: Animation
DIRECTION:  John Hubley
CAST:  Alvin Epstein  •  Jenny Lumet  •  Meryl Streep  •  Pau Casals

Cheaper to Keep Her (1981) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Dec 2011

A newly divorced swinger on the prowl goes to work as a detective for a neurotic feminist attorney.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Mac Davis  •  Tovah Feldshuh  •  Bruce Flanders  •  Steven M. Gagnon




Enter Laughing (1967) RT 50% / Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2000

David Kolowitz, a nice young man living with his parents in New York City in 1938, works at a machine repair shop. His parents want David to study to become a pharmacist. But ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Carl Reiner
CAST:  José Ferrer  •  Shelley Winters  •  Elaine May  •  Jack Gilford

Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976) RT 57% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Two hoplessly out of their class con-men attempt to pull off the largest bank heist of the l9th century. They gain the enmity of the most famous bank Robber in the world and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Michael Caine  •  Diane Keaton  •  James Caan

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) RT 83% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2001

A wily slave must unite a virgin courtesan and his young smitten master to earn his freedom.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Zero Mostel  •  Phil Silvers  •  Buster Keaton  •  Michael Crawford

Mister Buddwing (1966) RT Audience 47%

An amnesiac wanders the streets of Manhattan, trying to solve the mystery of who he is.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Delbert Mann
CAST:  James Garner  •  Jean Simmons  •  Suzanne Pleshette  •  Katharine Ross

Who's Minding the Mint? (1967) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2012

A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Howard Morris
CAST:  Jim Hutton  •  Dorothy Provine  •  Milton Berle  •  Joey Bishop

The Daydreamer (1966) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A fictional account of a teen-aged Hans Christian Anderson. In this film, young Hans runs away from home and each time he falls asleep he experiences in his dreams the ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jules Bass
CAST:  Tallulah Bankhead  •  Victor Borge  •  Patty Duke  •  Jack Gilford

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