Search results for "Whoopi Goldberg"


I Got Somethin' to Tell You (2013)

Having broken racial and sexual boundaries as a pioneering comic talent, the late Moms Mabley has long been an icon in the comedy world. Now Whoopi Goldberg takes a deep dive ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Whoopi Goldberg
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Moms Mabley  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Joan Rivers

Alice in Wonderland (1999) RT 33% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Alice follows a white rabbit down a rabbit-hole into a whimsical Wonderland, where she meets characters like the delightful Cheshire Cat, the clumsy White Knight, a rude ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Nick Willing
CAST:  Tina Majorino  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Miranda Richardson

Toy Story 3 (2010) RT 99% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Nov 2010

Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Lee Unkrich
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Tim Allen  •  Joan Cusack  •  Ned Beatty

It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002) RT 90% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2003

The owner of a bank (Miss Bitterman) wants to own the Muppet Theatre so she can build a nightclub over it. After she tricks Pepe into giving her the only copy of the contract ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Kirk R. Thatcher
CAST:  David Arquette  •  Joan Cusack  •  Matthew Lillard  •  William H. Macy

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) RT 22% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Dec 2014

The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Liebesman
CAST:  Megan Fox  •  Alan Ritchson  •  Noel Fisher  •  Jeremy Howard

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, And the Oscar Goes To... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale (2013)

Clarkson and guests will celebrate the festive season with a comedic musical take on a traditional Christmas morality tale. Song selection will come directly off her ...  (more)

GENRES: Music
DIRECTION:  Hamish Hamilton
CAST:  Kelly Clarkson  •  Blake Shelton  •  Reba McEntire  •  Trisha Yearwood

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2015) RT 80% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2015

In the 1970s, Richard Pryor dropped like a bomb into the sanitized landscape of American television. Raised in his grandmother's Illinois bordello, he became famous for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Marina Zenovich
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Robin Williams  •  Dave Chappelle  •  Mike Epps

Miracle Rising (2013)

MIRACLE RISING: SOUTH AFRICA is the epic legacy of South Africa's political transformation that culminated in the first free and fair elections in April 1994. Recounted ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Brett Lotriet Best
CAST:  Christiane Amanpour  •  Neil Barnard  •  Bono  •  Richard Branson

The Contradictions of Fair Hope (2013)

DVD release: Jan 2014

This unique documentary sets the stage in rural Alabama, prior to Emancipation, and traces the development, struggles, contributions and gradual loss of tradition of one of ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  S. Epatha Merkerson  •  Rockell Metcalf
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg




The Little Engine That Could (2011) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Apr 2011

Featuring an all-star cast, the timeless story comes to life in this all-new, feature-length film filled with fun and adventure!  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Elliot M. Bour
CAST:  Alyson Stoner  •  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Brenda Song  •  Whoopi Goldberg

A Little Bit of Heaven (2011) RT 4% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Jun 2012

It's a comedy about a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicole Kassell
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Romany Malco  •  Kathy Bates

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (2011) RT 95% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2012

Beloved by children of all ages around the world, Elmo is an international icon. Few people know his creator, Kevin Clash, who dreamed of working with his idol, master ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family
DIRECTION:  Constance Marks
CAST:  Bill Barretta  •  Frank Oz  •  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Kevin Clash

For Colored Girls (2010) RT 32% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Feb 2011

About existence from the perspective of 20 nameless black females. Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Kimberly Elise  •  Janet Jackson  •  Loretta Devine  •  Thandie Newton

Teenage Paparazzo (2010) RT 100% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 2011

A documentary that examines the relationship between celebrity and society.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Adrian Grenier
CAST:  Alec Baldwin  •  Kevin Connelly  •  Matt Damon  •  Whoopi Goldberg

A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008)

When Gonzo forgets to mail three letters to Santa, he convinces Kermit and the gang to help him deliver the notes to the North Pole. Along the way, they discover that ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Kirk R Thatcher
CAST:  Steve Whitmire  •  Dave Goelz  •  Bill Barretta  •  Eric Jacobson

Descendants (2008) RT Audience 77%

A 3-D animated film about the dream of reaching the unreachable and about the fact that something good can evolve from something evil.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Heiko van der Scherm
CAST:  Christy Scott Cashman  •  Whoopi Goldberg

If I Had Known I Was a Genius (2007)

A teenager with a high I.Q. who decides to become an actor. When his TV show gets cancelled, he is faced with a difficult career choice.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Dominique Wirtschafter
CAST:  Markus Redmond  •  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Keith David  •  Debra Wilson

Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2008

The documentary consists of tape of Don's show (never been filmed before), interviews with Don's contemporaries, (Steve Lawrence, Bob Newhart, Debbie Reynolds, etc.), ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Don Rickles  •  Dave Attell  •  Richard Lewis  •  Chris Rock

Everyone's Hero (2006) RT 41% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 2007

"Everyone's Hero" is the heartwarming story of a young boy's journey to help Babe Ruth and the New York Yankees win the World Series.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Dan St. Pierre  •  Christopher Reeve  •  Colin Brady
CAST:  William H. Macy  •  Rob Reiner  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Ritchie Allen