Search results for "Madeline Kahn"


A Bug's Life (1998) RT 92% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 1999

On behalf of "oppressed bugs everywhere," an inventive ant named Flik hires a troupe of warrior bugs to defend his bustling colony from a horde of freeloading grasshoppers led ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Andrew Stanton  •  John Lasseter
CAST:  Kevin Spacey  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Hayden Panettiere  •  Phyllis Diller

An American Tail (1986) RT 69% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jan 2004

A young mouse named Fievel and his family decide to migrate to America, a "land without cats," at the turn of the 20th century. But somehow, Fievel ends up in the New World ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Don Bluth
CAST:  Phillip Glasser  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Nehemiah Persoff  •  Erica Yohn

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

Judy Berlin (1999) RT 77% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2001

A dramatic comedy where a the relationship of a teacher and married principal goes much worse than that of their children.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Eric Mendelsohn
CAST:  Barbara Barrie  •  Edie Falco  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Bob Dishy

London Suite (1996) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Jan 2007

On one day at an English Hotel, four different stories are shown. Diana is in London to promote her Television Series and her ex-husband Sidney shows up to ask her for money ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Sandrich
CAST:  Kelsey Grammer  •  Michael Richards  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Ivana Trump's For Love Alone (1996)

Follows the triumphs and tragedies of Katrinka Kovár, a young Czechoslovakian ski prodigy who discovers high-society splendor in the arms of a wealthy American businessman. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Lindsay-Hogg
CAST:  Stephen Collins  •  Sanna Vraa  •  Trevor Eve  •  Brigitte Paquette

Nixon (1995)

An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying both the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Oliver Stone
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Joan Allen  •  J. T. Walsh  •  Paul Sorvino

Mixed Nuts (1994) RT 7% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Dec 2001

The events focus around a crisis hotline business on one crazy night during the Christmas holidays.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Robert Klein  •  Anthony LaPaglia

For Richer, for Poorer (1992) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Fresh out of college, a young man lazes about his family's estate, which irritates his father, a self-made millionaire who hatches a bankruptcy plan that he hopes will inspire ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Sandrich
CAST:  Jack Lemmon  •  Jonathan Silverman  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Joanna Gleason

Betsy's Wedding (1990) RT 50% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Alan Alda
CAST:  Alan Alda  •  Molly Ringwald  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Joe Pesci




Clue (1985)

Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Lynn
CAST:  Lesley Ann Warren  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Eileen Brennan  •  Tim Curry

City Heat (1984) RT 21% / Audience 24%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Set in Kansas City in 1933, Eastwood plays a police lieutenant known simply by his last name, Speer. Reynolds plays a former cop turned private eye named Mike Murphy. Both ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Burt Reynolds  •  Jane Alexander  •  Madeline Kahn

Slapstick of Another Kind (1982)

Caleb Swain and his wife Lutetia are a rich couple deemed to be the most beautiful of all the beautiful people by the press. This changes when Lutetia gives birth to oversize, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven Paul
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Marty Feldman  •  Jim Backus

Yellowbeard (1983) RT 22% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jun 2006

For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Damski
CAST:  Graham Chapman  •  Martin Hewitt  •  Eric Idle  •  Peter Cook

History of the World, Part I (1981)

Mel Brooks' uproarious version of history proves nothing is sacred as he takes us on a laugh-filled look at what really happened throughout time. His delirious romp features ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Mel Brooks  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Harvey Korman

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

First Family (1980) RT 20% / Audience 9%

DVD release: Mar 2013

The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Buck Henry
CAST:  Gilda Radner  •  Bob Newhart  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Richard Benjamin

The Muppet Movie (1979) RT 87% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Kermit the Frog is persuaded by agent Dom DeLuise to pursue a career in Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit picks up Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and a motley crew of other ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  James Frawley
CAST:  Jim Henson  •  Frank Oz  •  Jerry Nelson  •  Richard Hunt

The Cheap Detective (1978) RT 50% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Moore
CAST:  Peter Falk  •  Ann-Margret  •  Eileen Brennan  •  Sid Caesar