Bob Einstein

Stewart Robert Einstein (November 20, 1942 – January 2, 2019) was an American actor, comedy writer, and producer. He created and performed the satirical stuntman character Super Dave Osborne, and was also known for his roles as Marty Funkhouser in Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Larry the Middleman on Arrested Development. Einstein got his start on several television variety shows; including The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour and The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour. Einstein won two Emmy Awards as a writer and was nominated four other times. He also won a CableACE Award for acting as Super Dave, along with five other nominations. Einstein was the son of radio comedian Harry Einstein, and the older brother of fellow actor and comedian Albert Brooks. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bob Einstein, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Modern Romance (1981)

A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Brooks
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Kathryn Harrold  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Tyann Means

A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Brooks
CAST:  Albert Brooks  •  Kathryn Harrold  •  Bruno Kirby  •  Tyann Means

Teddy Bears' Picnic (2002)

In Harry Shearer's tongue-in-cheek comedy, a waiter at Zanbesu Glen (a chi-chi Northern California resort) uses his movie camera to spy on the annual communal vacation of a group of rich, white U.S. government and business leaders who drink and carouse to excess ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Shearer
CAST:  Harry Shearer  •  Michael McKean  •  Alan Thicke  •  Peter Marshall

In Harry Shearer's tongue-in-cheek comedy, a waiter at Zanbesu Glen (a chi-chi Northern California resort) uses his movie camera to spy on the annual communal vacation of a group of rich, white U.S. government and business leaders who drink and carouse to excess ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Shearer
CAST:  Harry Shearer  •  Michael McKean  •  Alan Thicke  •  Peter Marshall

Ocean's Thirteen (2007)

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Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring down Willy Bank along ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Brad Pitt  •  Matt Damon  •  Al Pacino

Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring down Willy Bank along ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven Soderbergh
CAST:  George Clooney  •  Brad Pitt  •  Matt Damon  •  Al Pacino

Shit Year (2010)

Renowned actress Colleen West abandons her successful career for a secluded life in the hills. But the quiet and peace of mind she longed for is disrupted by the noisy construction of neighboring housing developments. Before long, Colleen discovers that she really ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cam Archer
CAST:  Ellen Barkin  •  Luke Grimes  •  Bob Einstein  •  Theresa Randle

Renowned actress Colleen West abandons her successful career for a secluded life in the hills. But the quiet and peace of mind she longed for is disrupted by the noisy construction of neighboring housing developments. Before long, Colleen discovers that she really ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cam Archer
CAST:  Ellen Barkin  •  Luke Grimes  •  Bob Einstein  •  Theresa Randle

When Jews Were Funny (2013)

From the 1930's to the 1970's, pretty well every comedian or comic you might see on TV or the movies was Jewish. Jews came to dominate the world of western‐society comedy on radio, stage and screen alike.Why did Jews dominate comedy in this period? And why did that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Zweig
CAST:  Shecky Greene  •  Howie Mandel  •  Shelley Berman  •  Norm Crosby

From the 1930's to the 1970's, pretty well every comedian or comic you might see on TV or the movies was Jewish. Jews came to dominate the world of western‐society comedy on radio, stage and screen alike.Why did Jews dominate comedy in this period? And why did that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Zweig
CAST:  Shecky Greene  •  Howie Mandel  •  Shelley Berman  •  Norm Crosby

The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave (2000)

Super Dave Osborne, our accident-prone stuntman hero, comes out of a self-imposed retirement to raise money for his new girlfriend's son's heart operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter MacDonald
CAST:  Bob Einstein  •  Dan Hedaya  •  Gia Carides  •  Don Lake

Super Dave Osborne, our accident-prone stuntman hero, comes out of a self-imposed retirement to raise money for his new girlfriend's son's heart operation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter MacDonald
CAST:  Bob Einstein  •  Dan Hedaya  •  Gia Carides  •  Don Lake

Strange Magic (2015)

A love potion works its devious charms on fairies, elves and the swamp-dwelling Bog King as they all try to possess the potion for themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Rydstrom
CAST:  Alan Cumming  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Elijah Kelley  •  Meredith Anne Bull

A love potion works its devious charms on fairies, elves and the swamp-dwelling Bog King as they all try to possess the potion for themselves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Rydstrom
CAST:  Alan Cumming  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  Elijah Kelley  •  Meredith Anne Bull

A Tribute to Laurel & Hardy (2011)

Documentary about Laurel & Hardy  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Carson
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  Tim Conway

Documentary about Laurel & Hardy  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Carson
CAST:  Stan Laurel  •  Oliver Hardy  •  Dick Van Dyke  •  Tim Conway

Super Dave: Ultimate Stuntman (1996)

In The Ultimate Stuntman you'll see Super Dave performing incredible feats of daring never attempted, and rarely seen before. You'll also get an idea of what possibly makes Super tick through an exclusive introduction he recorded specifically for this video. It's a ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bob Einstein

In The Ultimate Stuntman you'll see Super Dave performing incredible feats of daring never attempted, and rarely seen before. You'll also get an idea of what possibly makes Super tick through an exclusive introduction he recorded specifically for this video. It's a ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bob Einstein

Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)

A young businessman goes to a magic expert to learn hardness and skill with his cynical and greedy collaborators. He becomes a very good tap dancer, but will he be able to get free of his old boss?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Tom Smothers  •  John Astin  •  Susanne Zenor  •  Samantha Jones

A young businessman goes to a magic expert to learn hardness and skill with his cynical and greedy collaborators. He becomes a very good tap dancer, but will he be able to get free of his old boss?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian De Palma
CAST:  Tom Smothers  •  John Astin  •  Susanne Zenor  •  Samantha Jones

Another Nice Mess (1972)

Nixon and Agnew played as Laurel and Hardy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Einstein
CAST:  Rich Little  •  Herb Voland  •  Diahn Williams  •  Bruce Kirby

Nixon and Agnew played as Laurel and Hardy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Einstein
CAST:  Rich Little  •  Herb Voland  •  Diahn Williams  •  Bruce Kirby

The Super Bob Einstein Movie (2021)

This documentary explores Bob Einstein’s unlikely discovery and enduring career, sharing the many evolving layers of his comedy from the people that knew him best.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Gold
CAST:  Bob Einstein  •  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Larry David  •  Susie Essman

This documentary explores Bob Einstein’s unlikely discovery and enduring career, sharing the many evolving layers of his comedy from the people that knew him best.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Gold
CAST:  Bob Einstein  •  Jerry Seinfeld  •  Larry David  •  Susie Essman