Search results for "Robert Klein"

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

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

Robert Klein: Child in His 50's (2000)

Comic Robert Klein performs a solo stand-up show before an audience at New York City's John Jay College. Features Klein's insights into the foibles of society, the follies of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Allan Kartun
CAST:  Robert Klein

The Blue Angel (1930)

Prim professor Immanuel Rath finds some of his students ogling racy photos of cabaret performer Lola Lola and visits a local club, The Blue Angel, in an attempt to catch them ...  (more)

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

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

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

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

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

The Landlord (1970) RT 92% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Oct 1995

At the age of twenty-nine, Elgar Enders "runs away" from home. This running away consists of buying a building in a black ghetto in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
CAST:  Beau Bridges  •  Lee Grant  •  Louis Gossett, Jr.  •  Diana Sands

The Owl and the Pussycat (1970) RT 80% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Nov 2001

Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Barbra Streisand  •  George Segal  •  Robert Klein  •  Allen Garfield

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

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

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 • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Harrison
CAST:  Rae Dawn Chong  •  Christian Slater  •  Debbie Harry  •  Steve Buscemi

Hooper (1978) RT 67% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 1998

Burt Reynolds plays a legendary stunt man known as Sonny Hooper, who remains one of the top men in his field, but due to too many stressful impacts to the spine and the need ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Hal Needham
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Robert Klein  •  Adam West  •  Jan-Michael Vincent

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

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