Search results for "Shecky Greene"

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History of the World, Part I (1981)

An uproarious version of history that proves nothing is sacred – not even the Roman Empire, the French Revolution and the Spanish Inquisition.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mel Brooks
CAST:  Mel Brooks  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Harvey Korman

Tony Rome (1967) RT 60% / Audience 62%

DVD release: May 2005

Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Jill St. John  •  Richard Conte  •  Gena Rowlands

Splash (1984)

A successful businessman falls in love with the girl of his dreams. There's one big complication though; he's fallen hook, line and sinker for a mermaid.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Eugene Levy  •  John Candy

Lovelines (1984) RT Audience 100%

Greed, lust, dirty tricks and bloody fist fights... All those things that make life worth living. When Piper and Rick, the two hottest properties in the Battle of the Bands ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rod Amateau
CAST:  Greg Bradford  •  Mary Beth Evans  •  Michael Winslow  •  Don Michael Paul

When Jews Were Funny (2013) RT 67% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Mar 2014

From the 1930's to the 1970's, pretty well every comedian or comic you might see on TV or the movies was Jewish. Jews came to dominate the world of western‐society comedy on ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Alan Zweig
CAST:  Shecky Greene  •  Howie Mandel  •  Shelley Berman  •  Norm Crosby

The Last Producer (2000)

DVD release: Jun 2002

An old-time mogul struggles to reenter the club where power and money make the rules.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Burt Reynolds
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Lauren Holly  •  Benjamin Bratt  •  Charles Durning

The Outrageous Sophie Tucker (2014)

The rags to riches story of Sophie Tucker, an iconic superstar who ruled the worlds of vaudeville, Broadway, radio, television, and Hollywood throughout the 20th century. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  William Gazecki
CAST:  Sophie Tucker  •  Tony Bennett  •  Carol Channing  •  Kaye Ballard

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