Search results for "Gene Wilder"


The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Apr 2006

After spending decades living in the shadow of his more famous and successful sibling, Consulting Detective Sigerson Holmes (Wilder) is called upon to help solve a crucial ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Marty Feldman  •  Dom DeLuise

Haunted Honeymoon (1986) RT 25% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Horror • Music • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Gilda Radner  •  Jonathan Pryce

The Woman in Red (1984) RT 35% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Jan 2003

When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Charles Grodin  •  Joseph Bologna  •  Judith Ivey

Sunday Lovers (1980)

A sex comedy anthology containing four stories, each from a different country (England, France, USA and Italy). "An Englishman's Home" "The French Method" "Armando's Notebook" ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder  •  Bryan Forbes  •  Edouard Molinaro  •  Dino Risi
CAST:  Roger Moore  •  Lino Ventura  •  Ugo Tognazzi  •  Gene Wilder

The World's Greatest Lover (1977) RT 20% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Apr 2006

When frustrated movie studio mogul Adolph Zitz announces a talent search for a romantic leading man to rival the great Rudolph Valentino, thousands of hopefuls decend upon ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gene Wilder
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Carol Kane  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Fritz Feld

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

Another You (1991) RT 11% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Nov 2002

George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Maurice Phillips
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mercedes Ruehl  •  Stephen Lang

Blazing Saddles (1974) RT 90% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Aug 1997

A town—where everyone seems to be named Johnson—stands in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, robber baron Hedley Lemar sends his henchmen to make life in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cleavon Little  •  Gene Wilder  •  Mel Brooks  •  Madeline Kahn

Bonnie and Clyde (1967) RT 88% / Audience 88%

DVD release: May 2008

Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arthur Penn
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Faye Dunaway  •  Michael J. Pollard  •  Gene Wilder

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972)

A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality. From aphrodisiacs to sexual perversion to the mystery of the male orgasm, characters ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Woody Allen
CAST:  Lynn Redgrave  •  Gene Wilder  •  John Carradine  •  Lou Jacobi




See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) RT 18% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2001

A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Gene Wilder  •  Joan Severance  •  Kevin Spacey

Silver Streak (1976) RT 88% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Dec 2004

A somewhat daffy book editor on a rail trip from Los Angeles to Chicago thinks that he sees a murdered man thrown from the train. When he can find no one who will believe him, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Jill Clayburgh  •  Richard Pryor  •  Patrick McGoohan

Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) RT 80% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Jul 2003

An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • History
DIRECTION:  Bud Yorkin
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Donald Sutherland  •  Hugh Griffith  •  Jack MacGowran

Stir Crazy (1980) RT 67% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2001

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Sidney Poitier
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Richard Pryor  •  Georg Stanford Brown  •  JoBeth Williams

The Frisco Kid (1979) RT 53% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Harrison Ford  •  Ramon Bieri  •  Val Bisoglio

The Producers (1967)

Broadway producer, Max Bialystock and his accountant, Leo Bloom plan to make money by charming little old ladies to invest in a production many times over what it will ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Zero Mostel  •  Kenneth Mars  •  Lee Meredith

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  Mel Stuart
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Jack Albertson  •  Peter Ostrum  •  Roy Kinnear

Young Frankenstein (1974) RT 93% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Nov 1998

A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Marty Feldman  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Cloris Leachman

The Little Prince (1974) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Family • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Stanley Donen
CAST:  Richard Kiley  •  Bob Fosse  •  Gene Wilder  •  Donna McKechnie

Quackser Fortune Has a Cousin in the Bronx (1970) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Sep 1999

In Dublin, a working class family has been unsuccessful in convincing their son to get a real job: the son prefers his job of scooping up horse's dung and selling it for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Gene Wilder  •  Margot Kidder  •  Eileen Colgan  •  May Ollis