Search results for "Carol Burnett"


A Wedding (1978) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Desi Arnaz Jr.  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Howard Duff

Broadway: The Golden Age (2003) RT 83% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Broadway: The Golden Age is the most important, ambitious and comprehensive film ever made about America's most celebrated indigenous art form. Award-winning filmmaker Rick ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Rick McKay
CAST:  Edie Adams  •  Beatrice Arthur  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Kaye Ballard

Health (1980)

HealtH is set at a health food convention at a Florida luxury hotel, where a powerful political organization is deciding on a new president.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Glenda Jackson  •  James Garner

Noises Off (1992) RT 57% / Audience 84%

DVD release: May 2004

A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Michael Caine  •  Denholm Elliott  •  Julie Hagerty

Pete 'n' Tillie (1972) RT 80% / Audience 75%

A fun-loving bachelor woos and weds a secretary, but the bonds of this marriage aren't strong enough to stop his philandering from continuing.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Ritt
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Carol Burnett  •  Geraldine Page  •  Barry Nelson

Putting It Together (2001)

An all-star cast performs the music of one of the greatest composers of our time... Stephen Sondheim. Anxiously anticipated by the myriad fans of the legendary composer, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Don Roy King  •  Eric Shearer
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  George Hearn  •  Ruthie Henshall  •  John Barrowman

Rowan & Martin at the Movies (1968)

This public service short for U.S. Savings Bonds starts out with Rowan and Martin arriving at a TV studio, ostensibly to host a show. It turns out that trumpet player Herb ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jack Arnold
CAST:  Dan Rowan  •  Dick Martin  •  Herb Alpert  •  Dan Blocker

Between Friends (1983)

Two middle-aged women with nothing in common meet by accident and develop a close friendship while continuing to deal with their own lives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lou Antonio
CAST:  Elizabeth Taylor  •  Carol Burnett  •  Chuck Shamata  •  Barbara Tyson

Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis (2011) RT 67% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jan 2013

It will surprise few to discover that star of stage and screen Jerry Lewis has sought to amuse others since he was five years old. Since that early age, audiences split their ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Gregg Barson
CAST:  Michael Andrew  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Richard Belzer  •  Carol Burnett

The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) RT Audience 83%

While the Muppets prepare a tribute to the late Jim Henson, they learn about the life and career of the renowned puppeteer/film maker.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Harris
CAST:  Jim Henson  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Carol Burnett  •  John Denver




Seasons Of The Heart (1994)

After her own daughter abandons her child, an ambitious and orderly publisher has little choice but to raise the grandchild as her own.  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Lee Grant
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  George Segal  •  Eric Lloyd

A Bing Crosby Christmas (1998)

The program on this DVD is basically a retrospective produced in the early 1990s for public television that was originally called «A Bing Crosby Christmas: Just Like the Ones ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Music
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bing Crosby  •  Kathryn Crosby  •  Gene Kelly  •  Fred Astaire

Moon Over Broadway (1997) RT 88% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jul 2000

A documentary portrait of the backstage efforts to stage the play Moon Over Buffalo on Broadway.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Chris Hegedus  •  D.A. Pennebaker
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Philip Bosco

Follies in Concert (1986) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Sep 2003

The 1971 Broadway musical “Follies” contains one of the great Sondheim score. However its original cast album was notoriously problematic and heavily truncated. With a view to ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Houldey
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Liz Callaway  •  Betty Comden  •  Barbara Cook

The Laundromat (1985)

Two lonely women coincide at midnight in a laundromat, where they reveal their secrets.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Carol Burnett  •  Amy Madigan  •  Michael Wright