Search results for "Doris Roberts"


Grandma's Boy (2006) RT 16% / Audience 85%

DVD release: May 2006

Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nicholaus Goossen
CAST:  Linda Cardellini  •  Allen Covert  •  Peter Dante  •  Shirley Knight

A New Leaf (1971) RT 100% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Apr 2014

Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Elaine May  •  Jack Weston  •  George Rose

All Over the Guy (2001) RT 43% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Dec 2001

A contemporary romantic comedy exploring the unlikely pairing of two 20-somethings thrown together by their respective best friends in hopes of igniting their own romance.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julie Davis
CAST:  Dan Bucatinsky  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Richard Ruccolo  •  Sasha Alexander

Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003) RT 23% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Feb 2004

TV child star of the '70s, Dickie Roberts is now 35 and parking cars. Craving to regain the spotlight, he auditions for a role of a normal guy, but the director quickly sees ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sam Weisman
CAST:  David Spade  •  Mary McCormack  •  Craig Bierko  •  Scott Terra

Keeping Up with the Steins (2006) RT 37% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2006

All hilarity breaks loose in this heartwarming coming-of-age comedy when three generations of Fiedlers collide in a crazy family reunion. As they prepare for the biggest Bar ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Scott Marshall
CAST:  Daryl Sabara  •  Jami Gertz  •  Jeremy Piven  •  Cheryl Hines

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989) RT 64% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Nov 1997

It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jeremiah S. Chechik
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Beverly D'Angelo  •  Juliette Lewis  •  Johnny Galecki

Rabbit Test (1978) RT Audience 14%

Lionel's life turns around after a one-night stand on top of a pinball table... he becomes the world's first pregnant man!  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joan Rivers
CAST:  Billy Crystal  •  Joan Prather  •  Doris Roberts  •  Alex Rocco

The Heartbreak Kid (1972) RT Audience 65%

Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Elaine May
CAST:  Charles Grodin  •  Jeannie Berlin  •  Mitchell Jason  •  Augusta Dabney

The Rose (1979) RT 86% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mark Rydell
CAST:  Bette Midler  •  Alan Bates  •  Harry Dean Stanton  •  David Keith

The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Timmy meets a girl mouse and they set off to find the Great Owl.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Dick Sebast
CAST:  Eric Idle  •  Harvey Korman  •  Peter MacNicol  •  William H. Macy




The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) RT 100% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2001

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Robert Shaw  •  Martin Balsam  •  Héctor Elizondo

A Mom for Christmas (1990) RT Audience 74%

The story revolves around 11-year-old Jessica (Juliet Sorcey), whose mother died when she was three years old. Her father Jim (Doug Sheehan) is a workaholic with little time ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  George T. Miller
CAST:  Olivia Newton-John  •  Juliet Sorcey  •  Doug Sheehan  •  Doris Roberts

The Honeymoon Killers (1970) RT 95% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Martha Beck, an obese nurse who is desperately lonely, joins a "correspondence club" and finds a romantic pen pal in Ray Fernandez. Martha falls hard for Ray, and is intent on ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Leonard Kastle
CAST:  Shirley Stoler  •  Tony Lo Bianco  •  Kip McArdle  •  Mary Jane Higby

Another Harvest Moon (2010) RT Audience 70%

Another Harvest Moon is a tender drama about four elderly Americans coping with life in a nursing home. FRANK, ELLA, ALICE and JUNE gather each morning for a game of cards. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Greg Swartz
CAST:  Ernest Borgnine  •  Piper Laurie  •  Anne Meara  •  Doris Roberts

Number One with a Bullet (1987) RT Audience 24%

DVD release: Feb 1993

Number One with a Bullet is a 1987 American police detective film directed by Jack Smight. A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Robert Carradine  •  Billy Dee Williams  •  Valerie Bertinelli  •  Doris Roberts

A Letter to Three Wives (1985) RT 94% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Three women are going on a trip that leaves incommunicado with the rest of the world and before they leave; a woman who either has a history or relationship with each of their ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Larry Elikann
CAST:  Loni Anderson  •  Ann Sothern  •  Michele Lee  •  Stephanie Zimbalist

Madea's Witness Protection (2012) RT 21% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2012

A Wall Street investment banker who has been set up as the linchpin of his company's mob-backed Ponzi scheme is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea's southern home.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tyler Perry
CAST:  Tyler Perry  •  Eugene Levy  •  Denise Richards  •  Doris Roberts

One True Love (2000) (2000)

A firefighter falls in love with a woman after he rescues her from a car crash.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lorraine Senna
CAST:  David Hasselhoff  •  Terry Farrell  •  Paget Brewster  •  Doris Roberts

Call Me Mrs. Miracle (2010) RT Audience 61%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Mrs Merkle (or Mrs. Miracle as she is know by some) finds herself in a toy department of a department store that is having all kinds of financial problems, but leave it to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Michael Scott
CAST:  Doris Roberts  •  Jewel Staite  •  Lauren Holly  •  Eric Johnson

The Storyteller (1977)

A television writer is troubled by accusations that a young boy's death resulted from actions the boy copied from the writer's teleplay.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Markowitz
CAST:  Martin Balsam  •  Patty Duke  •  Doris Roberts  •  Rose Gregorio