Search results for "Robert Klein"

The Blue Angel (1930)

The Blue Angel follows Immanuel Rath (Emil Jannings) through a transformation from esteemed educator at the local Gymnasium (college preparatory high school) to a cabaret ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josef von Sternberg
CAST:  Emil Jannings  •  Marlene Dietrich  •  Kurt Gerron  •  Rosa Valetti

Demoted (2011) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Jun 2012

What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
CAST:  Sean Astin  •  David Cross  •  Michael Vartan  •  Sara Foster

Dirty Movie (2011)

An outrageous cut-rate producer, Charlie LaRue (Christopher Meloni) is about to fulfill his lifelong dream to make a movie about the most offensive, dirtiest jokes ever told.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Christopher Meloni  •  Jerry Daigle
CAST:  Christopher Meloni  •  Diane Neal  •  Robert Klein  •  Mario Cantone

Robert Klein: Unfair & Unbalanced (2010)

Comedian/actor Robert Klein stars in his ninth HBO stand-up special, an hour of all new insights into society’s foibles and follies, plus several memorable musical interludes. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Linda Mendoza
CAST:  Robert Klein

Reign Over Me (2007) RT 64% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 2007

A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Binder
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Don Cheadle  •  Jada Pinkett Smith  •  Liv Tyler

Robert Klein: The Amorous Busboy of Decatur Avenue (2005)

In his eighth HBO special, the comic reflects on humorous events from his childhood, his summer job as a lifeguard in the Catskills, the 1960s sexual revolution and signs of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Steven J. Santos
CAST:  Robert Klein

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) RT 42% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jul 2003

An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Donald Petrie
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Matthew McConaughey  •  Kathryn Hahn  •  Annie Parisse

Two Weeks Notice (2002) RT 42% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Marc Lawrence
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Hugh Grant  •  Alicia Witt  •  Dana Ivey

Comedian (2002) RT 76% / Audience 69%

DVD release: May 2003

A look at the work of two stand-up comics, Jerry Seinfeld and a lesser-known newcomer, detailing the effort and frustration behind putting together a successful act and career ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Christian Charles
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Orny Adams  •  Greg Giraldo  •  Jim Norton

The Safety of Objects (2001) RT 49% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2003

A series of overlapping stories about four suburban families dealing with different maladies. Esther Gold's life is consumed by caring for her comatose son; Jim Train is sent ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Rose Troche
CAST:  Glenn Close  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Jessica Campbell

Suits (1999)

A deodorant company with a product called "Smell No Mo" pits two rival ad agencies in a race to come up with a campaign for a new-fangled sanitary napkin called Vorcan. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Eric Weber
CAST:  Robert Klein  •  Larry Pine  •  Paul Lazar  •  Randy Pearlstein

Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time (1998) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Sep 1999

Taped for HBO in August 1998, on the final date of Jerry Seinfeld's tour appearances at New York City's Broadhurst Theater, I'm Telling You for the Last Time presents the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Marty Callner
CAST:  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Michael Barryte  •  Grace Bustos  •  George Carlin

One Fine Day (1996) RT 47% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jan 2002

Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Hoffman
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  George Clooney  •  Mae Whitman  •  Alex D. Linz

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

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990) RT 35% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Sep 2001

The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  John Harrison
CAST:  Rae Dawn Chong  •  Christian Slater  •  Debbie Harry  •  Steve Buscemi

Dangerous Curves (1989)

DVD release: Mar 2000

Two college student decide to go spend some quality time at a beauty pageant with the help of their Porsche.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Lewis
CAST:  Tate Donovan  •  Grant Heslov  •  Robert Klein  •  Robert Stack

The Last Unicorn (1982) RT 60% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Mar 2004

From a riddle-speaking butterfly, a unicorn learns that she is supposedly the last of her kind, all the others having been herded away by the Red Bull. The unicorn sets out to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Jules Bass  •  Arthur Rankin, Jr.
CAST:  Alan Arkin  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Mia Farrow  •  Tammy Grimes

The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell (1982)

A fascinating look at the most beloved comedy team in motion picture history. Exclusive interviews with those closest to the brothers supplement this collection of highlights ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Richard Patterson
CAST:  Gene Kelly  •  Groucho Marx  •  Leonard Marx  •  Harpo Marx

Nobody's Perfekt (1981)

While everyone knows you can't fight City Hall, there are those who, for whatever reason, can't resist the challenge. Three slightly disturbed psychiatric patients decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bonerz
CAST:  Gabe Kaplan  •  Robert Klein  •  Susan Clark  •  Alex Rocco