Search results for "Richard Lewis"


Leaving Las Vegas (1995) RT 90% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Elisabeth Shue  •  Julian Sands  •  Richard Lewis

Once Upon a Crime... (1992)

On their way to Monte Carlo, Monaco, Marilyn and her husband, Neil, meet several other married couples, including Julian and Phoebe, who are traveling with a lost dog they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Eugene Levy
CAST:  John Candy  •  James Belushi  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Sean Young

Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993) RT 48% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Robin Hood comes home after fighting in the Crusades to learn that the noble King Richard is in exile and that the despotic King John now rules England, with the help of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Cary Elwes  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Roger Rees  •  Dave Chappelle

The Aristocrats (2005) RT 79% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jan 2006

One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Provenza
CAST:  Jason Alexander  •  Chris Albrecht  •  Hank Azaria  •  Shelley Berman

Wagons East! (1994) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Jun 2002

After the 1860s Wild West, a group of misfit settlers - including ex-doctor Phil Taylor, prostitute Belle, and homosexual bookseller Julian - decide they cannot live in their ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Peter Markle
CAST:  Joe Bays  •  Abraham Benrubi  •  Jill Boyd  •  John Candy

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

Squirrels to the Nuts (2014)

On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Peter Bogdanovich
CAST:  Jennifer Aniston  •  Imogen Poots  •  Lucy Punch  •  Owen Wilson

Looking for Lenny (2011) RT Audience 57%

In-depth documentary that uses Lenny Bruce's legacy to explore the present condition of the fear of words and expression.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Elan Gale
CAST:  Ahmed Ahmed  •  Shelley Berman  •  Sandra Bernhard  •  Richard Lewis

Vamps (2012) RT 53% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Nov 2012

The modern-day story focuses on two beautiful young vampires who are living the good nightlife in New York until love enters the picture and each has to make a choice that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Amy Heckerling
CAST:  Alicia Silverstone  •  Krysten Ritter  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Richard Lewis

The Danger of Love: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)

Michael Carlin, a teacher, has been having an affair with a much younger fellow teacher Carolyn Warmus. When his wife is murdered, the police suspect him due to ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Joyce Chopra
CAST:  Joe Penny  •  Jenny Robertson  •  Richard Lewis  •  Joseph Bologna




Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm (1999)

Mock documentary about Seinfeld writer Larry David featuring contributions from his friends and colleagues. Larry makes a return to stand-up comedy and prepares to film a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Robert B. Weide
CAST:  Larry David  •  Jason Alexander  •  Larry Charles  •  Carol Leifer

The Wrong Guys (1988) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Five former cub scouts have a reunion and go camping on the mountain they never conquered. High jinks ensue due to their childhood enemies and a group of escaped convicts who ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Danny Bilson
CAST:  Louie Anderson  •  Richard Lewis  •  Biff Manard  •  Brion James

That's Adequate (1989)

This mockumentary about fictional movie studio Adequate Pictures boasts an interesting cast. Tony Randall hosts, and James CoCo (practically on his deathbed) stars as head of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Harry Hurwitz
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Tony Randall  •  James Coco  •  Jerry Stiller

Drunks (1997) RT 50% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Mar 2000

At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Peter Cohn
CAST:  Richard Lewis  •  Amanda Plummer  •  Spalding Gray  •  Faye Dunaway

Confessions of an Action Star (2009)

DVD release: Jan 2009

A 'mocumentary' on the rise and fall of Chip and Dales dancer turned martial arts action star, Francis Allen Sledgewick, AKA Frank Sledge. When fame and fortune caused Frank ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Brad Martin
CAST:  Holmes Osborne  •  David Leitch  •  Mitch Gaylord  •  Kelly Hu

Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2008

The documentary consists of tape of Don's show (never been filmed before), interviews with Don's contemporaries, (Steve Lawrence, Bob Newhart, Debbie Reynolds, etc.), ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Don Rickles  •  Dave Attell  •  Richard Lewis  •  Chris Rock

Navajazo (2014) RT 67% / Audience 100%

An imagined apocalypse is presented to us through portraits of people struggling to survive in a hostile environment, where they only have themselves and the only thing they ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ricardo Silva
CAST:  Richard Lewis  •  Amador Granados  •  Yareni García  •  Balthazar Hernández

The Elevator (1998)

Things are going swimmingly for the film producer Roy Tilden, his last film is a success and he will soon receive an award for it. But his perfect day changed quickly when he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nigel Dick  •  Rafal Zielinski  •  Arthur Borman
CAST:  Martin Landau  •  Arye Gross  •  Gabriel Bologna  •  Bokeem Woodbine

Misery Loves Comedy (2015)

Over fifty very famous American and Canadian funny people (filmmakers, writers, actors and comedians) share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Pollak
CAST:  Jon Favreau  •  Kevin Smith  •  Bobby Cannavale  •  Freddie Prinze, Jr.