Search results for "Rhea Perlman"

Canadian Bacon (1995) RT 14% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2001

Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  John Candy  •  Alan Alda  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Kevin Pollak

Carpool (1996) RT 13% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Feb 2004

A man with an important business meeting finds himself having to take care of the carpool for the neighborhood school children when his wife gets sick. Stopping to get donuts ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Arthur Hiller
CAST:  Tom Arnold  •  David Paymer  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Rod Steiger

Matilda (1996) RT 90% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Aug 1997

An extraordinarily intelligent young girl from a cruel and uncaring family discovers she possesses telekinetic powers and is sent off to a school headed by a tyrannical principal.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Danny DeVito
CAST:  Mara Wilson  •  Danny DeVito  •  Embeth Davidtz  •  Rhea Perlman

My Little Pony: The Movie (1986) RT Audience 88%

The first day of Spring is on its way and the Little Ponies are preparing for it with a big festival. But all the fun may come to an end if the witch Hydia has her way! Can ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Mike Joens
CAST:  Danny DeVito  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Cloris Leachman  •  Rhea Perlman

From Time to Time (1992)

The Timekeeper has invented the world's first functional time machine and sends his sidekick, a flying robot named 9-Eye, on an excursion through time from the prehistoric age ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Blyth
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Patrick Bauchau  •  Gérard Depardieu  •  Franco Nero

We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993) RT 38% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 1994

Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Phil Nibbelink  •  Simon Wells  •  Ralph Zondag  •  Dick Zondag
CAST:  John Goodman  •  Jay Leno  •  Walter Cronkite  •  Blaze Berdahl

Class Act (1992) RT 17% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Dec 1992

Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Randall Miller
CAST:  Meshach Taylor  •  Mariann Aalda  •  Loretta Devine  •  Rick Ducommun

To Grandmother's House We Go (1992) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2004

When the twins feel like their mom is tired of them, they take off on an exciting adventure to grandmother's house and encounter a pair of villains along the way.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Jeff Franklin
CAST:  Ashley Olsen  •  Mary-Kate Olsen  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Cynthia Geary

Like Normal People (1979)

A mentally-challenged man and woman meet, fall in love and are determined to get married, despite the initial objections of their families and friends. Based on a true story.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Harvey Hart
CAST:  Shaun Cassidy  •  Linda Purl  •  Zalman King  •  James Keach

The Ratings Game (1984)

A New Jersey trucker creates a hit TV show with help from his girlfriend in the ratings business.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Danny DeVito
CAST:  Danny DeVito  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Cisse Cameron  •  Gerrit Graham

The Earth Day Special (1990)

The Earth Day Special is a television special revolving around Earth Day that aired on ABC on April 22, 1990. Sponsored by Time Warner, the two hour special featured an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dwight Hemion
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Barbra Streisand  •  Bette Midler  •  Meryl Streep

The Sessions (2012) RT 93% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Feb 2013

Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
CAST:  John Hawkes  •  Helen Hunt  •  William H. Macy  •  Moon Bloodgood

Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night (1977)

A disturbed young mother with some serious psychological problems begins to take them out on her infant daughter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Allen Reisner
CAST:  Susan Dey  •  John Vernon  •  Kevin McCarthy  •  Tricia O'Neil

The Christmas Choir (2008)

Based on a true story, The Christmas Choir is the inspiring account of how one man can make a remarkable difference simply by giving of himself. Workaholic accountant Peter ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Peter Svatek
CAST:  Jason Gedrick  •  Tyrone Benskin  •  Michael Sarrazin  •  Marianne Farley

Houdini (1998)

The life and times of escape artist/magician Harry Houdini.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pen Densham
CAST:  Johnathon Schaech  •  Stacy Edwards  •  Paul Sorvino  •  Rhea Perlman

Love Child (1982) RT Audience 40%

It's an extraordinarily touching true-story about Terry Jean Moore, the determined, independent and young woman who is imprisoned for 7 years on account of a "five dollar" ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Larry Peerce
CAST:  Amy Madigan  •  Beau Bridges  •  Mackenzie Phillips  •  Albert Salmi

Ted & Venus (1991) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: May 1993

Ted is a 1970s Venice Beach poet who spends his days drifting along the boardwalk, reciting his poetry to anyone who will listen. His life changes when a bikini-clad beauty ...  (more)

CAST:  Bud Cort  •  James Brolin  •  Kim Adams  •  Carol Kane

Drop-Out Father (1982)

Successful advertising executive decides to get out of the rat race but the family rebels at the new lifestyle he outlines. He and his youngest daughter leave the suburbs for ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Mariette Hartley  •  George Coe  •  William Daniels