Search results for "Lainie Kazan"


Divorce Invitation (2012) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Jun 2013

'Divorce Invitation' centers on Mike Christian, a happily married man who runs into his high school sweetheart Alex, and after all these years, sparks still fly. When Mike is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  S.V. Krishna Reddy
CAST:  Jonathan Bennett  •  Jamie Lynn Sigler  •  Nadia Bjorlin  •  Elliott Gould

Expecting Mary (2010) RT Audience 28%

Expecting Mary is the story of a young girl, who's had all the trappings of an upscale life, but it's only when she finds herself in a small New Mexico town, in a downtrodden ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  Dan Gordon
CAST:  Elliott Gould  •  Linda Gray  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Cloris Leachman

Red Riding Hood (2006) RT Audience 37%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Teenage Claire (Morgan Thompson) would rather hang out with her friends at the mall than to stay home with her brother Matt while Grandma babysits. Who wouldn't? Unfortunately ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Lainie Kazan  •  Henry Cavill  •  Morgan Thompson  •  Sam Oz Stone

Whiskey School (2005) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Oct 2007

Leopold De Angeli is a talented playwright, but like many scribes he fancies the drink a little too much. In the hopes of saving Leopold's life, his theater friends come ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Peter Masterson
CAST:  Olympia Dukakis  •  Alexandra Eite  •  Carlin Glynn  •  Lainie Kazan

The Engagement Ring (2005) RT Audience 64%

A long-lost engagement ring still divides childhood sweethearts who are now in their golden years. Now, her daughter (Heaton) and his nephew meet and find that their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Steven Schachter
CAST:  Patricia Heaton  •  Vincent Spano  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Chuck Shamata

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

Gigli (2003) RT 6% / Audience 13%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Gigli is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki, a gorgeous ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Brest
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jennifer Lopez  •  Justin Bartha  •  Lainie Kazan

A Good Night to Die (2003) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 2003

One day in the life of a hit man, Ronnie, who spends it trying to save the life of fellow hit man, August, who he had brought into the business three years ago. August has ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Craig Singer
CAST:  Michael Rapaport  •  Gary Stretch  •  Seymour Cassel  •  Robin Givens

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) RT 76% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2003

A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Joel Zwick
CAST:  Nia Vardalos  •  John Corbett  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Michael Constantine

The Crew (2000)

Four retired mobsters plan one last crime to save their retirement home.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Dinner
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Dan Hedaya  •  Seymour Cassel




The Associate (1996) RT 28% / Audience 54%

DVD release: May 2001

Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Dianne Wiest  •  Eli Wallach  •  Timothy Daly

The Cemetery Club (1993) RT 67% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Aug 2003

The story of three Pittsburgh widows who meet every year to visit their husband's graves and talk about perspectives in their lives.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Bill Duke
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Olympia Dukakis  •  Diane Ladd  •  Danny Aiello

29th Street (1991) RT 80% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Based on the life of Frank Pesce (Danny Aiello), an actor who won $6 million in the first New York State Lottery in 1976, this comedy focuses on the tight-knit ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Gallo
CAST:  Anthony LaPaglia  •  Danny Aiello  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Frank Pesce

Beaches (1988)

A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Barbara Hershey  •  John Heard  •  Spalding Gray

Harry and the Hendersons (1987) RT 44% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Apr 2007

Returning from a hunting trip in the forest, the Henderson family's car hits an animal in the road. At first they fear it was a man, but when they examine the "body" they find ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  William Dear
CAST:  John Lithgow  •  Melinda Dillon  •  Margaret Langrick  •  Joshua Rudoy

Lust in the Dust (1985) RT 38% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2003

A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Paul Bartel
CAST:  Tab Hunter  •  Divine  •  Lainie Kazan  •  Geoffrey Lewis

My Favorite Year (1982) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Benjy Stone is the junior writer on the top rated variety/comedy show, in the mid 50s (the early years). Alan Swann, an Erol Flynn type actor with a drinking problem is to be ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Mark Linn-Baker  •  Jessica Harper  •  Joseph Bologna

One from the Heart (1982) RT 48% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Hank and Frannie don't seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Fanny leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Teri Garr  •  Frederic Forrest  •  Raúl Juliá  •  Lainie Kazan

Romance of a Horsethief (1971) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Since time immemorial, the simple-minded boisterous people of Malava, a small Polish town near the border of imperial Russia, have lived on horse-stealing, horse-trading and ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Abraham Polonsky
CAST:  Yul Brynner  •  Eli Wallach  •  Jane Birkin  •  Lainie Kazan

Lady in Cement (1968) RT 50% / Audience 48%

DVD release: May 2005

While diving for sunken treasure, street-smart gumshoe Tony Rome finds the body of a gorgeous blonde, her feet stuck in a block of cement. Soon after, tough guy Waldo Gronski ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Raquel Welch  •  Richard Conte  •  Martin Gabel