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List of Art Carney Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Last Leaf (1983)
12
2
The Last Leaf
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Behrman
Director:
David Anspaugh
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Kaczmarek, Hermione Baddeley, Pat Billingsley, Jane MacIver
2. Harry and Tonto (1974)
13
2
Harry and Tonto
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry
Director:
Paul Mazursky
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Larry Hagman, Avon Long, Herbert Berghof, René Enríquez
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
3. Going in Style (1979)
11
2
Going in Style
PG
11
2

Joe, Willie and Albert are three lifelong friends, who get swindled out of their pension money by a bank. Since they need to pay their bills, and also care for their loved ones, they embark on a daring heist, to teach the bank a lesson.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Al
Director:
Martin Brest
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
George Burns, Lee Strasberg, Charles Hallahan, Pamela Payton-Wright
4. The Late Show (1977)
11
2
The Late Show
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ira Wells
Director:
Robert Benton
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Lily Tomlin, Eugene Roche, Joanna Cassidy, Bill Macy
5. The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
11
2
The Muppets Take Manhattan
G
11
2

The Muppets Take Manhattan is a musical adventure comedy drama film which revolves around Kermit and his friends who go to New York City in order to get their musical on Broadway. Soon, they come to know that this task is not as easy as they thought it would be.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Adventure, Family, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Rivers, Linda Lavin, Frank Oz, Brooke Shields, Dave Goelz, Jim Henson
7. House Calls (1978)
11
3
House Calls
PG
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Amos Willoughby
Director:
Howard Zieff
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Glenda Jackson, Walter Matthau, Richard Benjamin, Candice Azzara
8. Movie Movie (1978)
10
2
Movie Movie
PG
10
2

The double bill features two movies. The first Dynamite Hands tells the story of Joey Popchik who becomes a famous boxer to cure his sister’s eyesight and sprouts corny dialogues. The second, Baxter's Beauties of 1933 follows dying theatrical producer, Baxter, creating a Broadway hit for his never-before-known daughter Kitty. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Stanley Donen
Genres:
Comedy, Sport, Musical
Star Cast:
Eli Wallach, George C. Scott, Barbara Harris, Red Buttons
10. Defiance (1980)
11
2
Defiance
PG
11
2

As he waits for his next order, suspended seaman Tommy takes temporary residence in a New York neighborhood controlled by a violent gang called the Souls and becomes attracted to Marsha, a beautiful local woman. When his attempts to avoid the gang fail, he takes up arms against it and in turn inspires his erstwhile passive neighbors.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Flynn
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Jan-Michael Vincent, Theresa Saldana, Rudy Ramos
11. St. Helens (1981)
10
2
St. Helens
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Truman
Director:
Ernest Pintoff
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Albert Salmi, David Huffman, Ron O'Neal, Cassie Yates
12. Steel (1979)
9
2
Steel
PG
9
2

A construction foreman finds himself in a complicated situation when the construction of a skyscraper proves to be nearby an impossible task and he starts to lose his sanity. However, his daughter finds a man who might be able to help her father complete the project.

As:
Cast
Role:
Pignose Moran
Director:
Steve Carver
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Lee Majors, George Harris Kennedy, Jr, Harris Yulin, George Kennedy, Jennifer O'Neill
13. Firestarter (1984)
9
2
Firestarter
R
9
2

A couple takes part in a mysterious medical experiment as guinea pigs. Eventually, they get married and have a child. When their child shows strange abilities, they start to think that it may be a result of the experiment.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Mark L. Lester
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
14. Pot o' Gold (1941)
9
2
Pot o' Gold
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
George Marshall
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
James Stewart, Paulette Goddard, Charles Winninger, Horace Heidt, Mary Gordon
15. W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (1975)
9
2
W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings
PG
9
2

W.W. Bright is a bank robber who only robs the corrupt Southland Oil System gas stations. When he meets the country music band, Dixie Dancekings, they provide him an alibi and he decides to become their manager and promoter. As he helps the band make it big, ex-lawman, Deacon John Wesley Gore, is hot on his trail.

As:
Cast
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Jerry Reed, Ned Beatty, James Hampton, Conny Van Dyke
16. Last Action Hero (1993)
9
2
Last Action Hero
PG-13
9
2

A magic movie ticket transports teenager Danny Madigan into the fictional world of his favorite movie character, the indestructible Los Angeles Cop Jack Slater. When the fictional villain, Mr. Benedict, uses the same ticket to escape into the real world, Danny and Slater must also travel back and team up to stop him.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank
Director:
John McTiernan
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
17. Better Late Than Never (1983)
9
2
Better Late Than Never
PG
9
2

Nick is the supposed grandfather of Bridget, a 10 year old girl who is shortly going to inherit a fortune. However, things get complicated when another man named Charley shows up and claims that he is the one who is the genuine grandfather. Since both men had once slept with her grandmother, it is still unsure who the actual grandfather is. Now, it is up to Bridget whom she wants as her grandpa.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charley Dunbar
Director:
Bryan Forbes
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Niven, Maggie Smith, Catherine Hicks, Lionel Jeffries
18. The Naked Face (1984)
9
2
The Naked Face
R
9
2

Based on Sidney Sheldon’s novel, the film follows a gentle psychiatrist, Judd Stevens, as he becomes the prime suspect in the killing of one of his patients and later his secretary. The cops conduct an investigation, but when the killings continue, Stevens decides to take things in his own hands. Aided by a private investigator, he begins his search for the real culprits to prove his own innocence.

As:
Cast
Role:
Morgens
Director:
Bryan Forbes
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Rod Steiger, Roger Moore, Anne Archer, Elliott Gould
19. Roadie (1980)
8
2
Roadie
PG
8
2

Roadie is a musical comedy film which tells the story of a young truck driver, who falls for a rock singer, whose name is Lola. Due to his skills with electronic equipment, he also manages to get a job as a roadie with a traveling rock-and-roll show.

As:
Cast
Role:
Corpus C. Redfish
Director:
Alan Rudolph
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Meat Loaf, Kaki Hunter, Gailard Sartain, Don Cornelius
20. Sunburn (1979)
8
2
Sunburn
PG
8
2

Investigator, Jake Dekker, is appointed to examine a $5 million claim after the suspicious death of wealthy businessman, Theron, in Acapulco. Hiring pretty model, Ellie Morgan, to accompany him as his wife, Dekker reaches Acapulco as a rich jet-setter. Though Theron’s widow refuses to cooperate with investigations, private eye Marcus helps Dekker unearth some shocking revelations which assist in solving the mystery. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marcus
Director:
Richard C. Sarafian
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
21. Take This Job and Shove It (1981)
8
2
Take This Job and Shove It
PG
8
2

A conglomerate sends in young manager, Frank Macklin, to revitalize a brewery in his hometown. Initially, he meets with opposition from his old friends, who all work at the brewery. But he convinces them to ramp up the sales to save their jobs. They are successful but the conglomerate decides to sell the brewery. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eddie Albert, David Keith, Barbara Hershey, Robert Hays
22. Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
7
1
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
PG
7
1

Known for the large number of cameo appearances by Hollywood's golden age actors and actresses, the movie is loosely based on the film debut of Rin Tin Tin, a male German shepherd, who follows an aspiring actress to Hollywood; but himself becomes an international star. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Winner
Genres:
Comedy
23. Ravagers (1979)
7
1
Ravagers
PG
7
1

Ravagers is a science fiction drama film which takes us to a post-apocalyptic futuristic world which is divided between two groups known as the Flockers and the Ravagers. The film focuses on the story of an adventurer and his friend who attempt to find a rumored safe haven which is also known as the Land of Genesis.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sergeant
Director:
Richard Compton
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ernest Borgnine, Richard Harris, Ann Turkel, Anthony James
24. Night Friend (1988)
7
1
Night Friend
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Gerretsen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Chuck Shamata, Cynthia Belliveau, David James Elliott, Réal Andrews

TV Movie(s)

1. The Great Santa Claus Switch (1970)
13
3
The Great Santa Claus Switch
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Santa Claus / Cosmo Scam
Director:
John Moffitt
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Jim Henson, Danny Seagren
2. The Honeymooners (1977)
13
3
The Honeymooners
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton / Scrooge / Tiny Tim
Director:
Jackie Gleason
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Gale Gordon, Jane Kean
3. The Jackie Gleason Special (1973)
12
2
The Jackie Gleason Special
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton
Director:
Frank Bunetta
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Robert Ellis, Carlos Bas, Peter Gladke
5. The Honeymooners (1978)
12
2
The Honeymooners
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton
Director:
Jackie Gleason
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Eileen Heckart, Jane Kean
6. The Honeymooners (1976)
12
2
The Honeymooners
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton
Director:
Jackie Gleason
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, It seems that there's no person with personID "0647692", Jane Kean
7. What Now, Catherine Curtis? (1976)
12
2
What Now, Catherine Curtis?
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Slaney
Director:
Charles Walters
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Joseph Bologna, Lucille Ball
8. You Can't Take It with You (1979)
11
2
You Can't Take It with You
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean Stapleton, Blythe Danner, Kenneth Mars, Alan Oppenheimer
10. Bitter Harvest (1981)
11
2
Bitter Harvest
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Walter Peary
Director:
Roger Young
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ron Howard, Barry Corbin, Tarah Nutter, David Knell
11. Fighting Back: The Story of Rocky Bleier (1980)
11
2
Fighting Back: The Story of Rocky Bleier
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Art Rooney
Director:
Robert Lieberman
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Sport
Star Cast:
Robert Urich, Bonnie Bedelia, Howard Cosell, Richard Herd
12. The Night They Saved Christmas (1984)
11
2
The Night They Saved Christmas
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Santa Claus
Director:
Jackie Cooper
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
June Lockhart, Paul Le Mat, Jaclyn Smith, Mason Adams
14. The Honeymooners (1978)
11
2
The Honeymooners
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton
Director:
Jackie Gleason
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Audrey Meadows, Jane Kean, Don Sebastian
15. Scott Joplin (1977)
10
2
Scott Joplin
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Kagan
Genres:
Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Billy Dee Williams, Godfrey Cambridge, Clifton Davis, Margaret Avery
17. Terrible Joe Moran (1984)
10
2
Terrible Joe Moran
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tony
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Cagney, Joseph Sirola, Peter Gallagher, Ellen Barkin
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
18. Letters from Frank (1979)
10
2
Letters from Frank
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Miller
Director:
Edward Parone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael J. Fox, Lew Ayres, Guy Bannerman, Shirley Barclay
20. Christmas in Disneyland (1976)
10
2
Christmas in Disneyland
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gramps / Dr. Wunderbar
Director:
Marty Pasetta
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Family, Music
Star Cast:
Glen Campbell, Sandy Duncan, Brad Savage, Terri Lynn Wood
21. A Doctor's Story (1984)
10
2
A Doctor's Story
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Wickes
Director:
Peter Levin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anna Maria Horsford, Howard E. Rollins Jr., Jodi Thelen, Charles Kimbrough
23. At the Movies (1959)
6
2
At the Movies
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Performer
Director:
Alan Handley
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sid Caesar, Audrey Meadows, Bambi Linn, Rod Alexander
24. Hooray for Love (1960)
5
1
Hooray for Love
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Burt Shevelove
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Alice Ghostley, Jane Powell, Tony Randall, Janis Paige
26. The Dagmar Story (1951)
12
2
The Dagmar Story
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Artie
Director:
Robert Doyle
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Lackland, Robert Emhardt, Enid Markey, Jack Sheehan
27. Panama Hattie (1954)
12
2
Panama Hattie
12
2
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Ethel Merman, Ray Middleton, Janis Carter
28. Where Pigeons Go to Die (1990)
11
2
Where Pigeons Go to Die
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Landon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Landon, Richard Bull, Cliff De Young, Carol Barta
29. The Blue Yonder (1985)
10
2
The Blue Yonder
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Henry Coogan
Director:
Mark Rosman
Genres:
Adventure, Sport, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Dennis Lipscomb, Peter Coyote, Huckleberry Fox, Joe Flood
30. Miracle of the Heart: A Boys Town Story (1986)
10
2
Miracle of the Heart: A Boys Town Story
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Michael T. O'Halloran
Director:
Georg Stanford Brown
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Darrell Larson, Jack Bannon, Anne Pitoniak, Reginald T. Dorsey
31. Izzy & Moe (1985)
9
2
Izzy & Moe
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Moe Smith
Director:
Jackie Cooper
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Zohra Lampert, Cynthia Harris, Dick Latessa
32. The Undergrads (1985)
9
2
The Undergrads
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mel Adler
Director:
Steven Hilliard Stern
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Len Birman, Dawn Greenhalgh, Chris Makepeace, Lesleh Donaldson

Animation(s)

The Leprechauns' Christmas Gold (1981)
The Leprechauns' Christmas Gold
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator / Blarney Kilakilarney (voice)
Director:
Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family, Musical, Short
Star Cast:
Peggy Cass, Bob McFadden, Gerry Matthews, Ken Jennings
PM Picnic (1950)
PM Picnic
As:
Cast
Role:
Various Characters (voice)
Director:
Chad McKee Grothkopf
Genres:
Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Ted Husing, Jim Gross

TV Shows and Videos

The Jackie Gleason Show (1952)
The Jackie Gleason Show
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton / ... (unknown episodes)
Director:
Frank Bunetta, Frank Satenstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Regular Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Series Supporting Actor
The Honeymooners (1955)
The Honeymooners
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton (39 episodes, 1955-1956)
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Jackie Gleason, Jack Lescoulie, Audrey Meadows, Joyce Randolph
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Jackie Gleason Show (1966)
The Jackie Gleason Show
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton / ... (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Special Classification of Individual Achievements, Primetime Emmy Award for Special Classifications of Individual Achievements
Cavalcade of Stars (1949)
Cavalcade of Stars
As:
Cast
Role:
Ed Norton / ... (unknown episodes)
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Music
Star Cast:
Elaine Stritch, Eva Marie Saint, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Lester, Jack Carter, Taylor Dancers The June
The Morey Amsterdam Show (1948)
The Morey Amsterdam Show
As:
Cast
Role:
Newton the Waiter / ... (76 episodes, 1948-1950)
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Family
Star Cast:
Morey Amsterdam, Jacqueline Susann, Johnny Guarnieri, Don Russell
The Victor Borge Show (1951)
The Victor Borge Show
As:
Cast
Role:
Franz Shubert / ... (2 episodes, 1951)
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Victor Borge, Marcel Marceau, Dave Apollon, Leonid Hambro
The Cavanaughs (1986)
The Cavanaughs
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Barnard Hughes, Mary Tanner Bailey, John Short, Peter Michael Goetz
The Chevy Show (1960)
The Chevy Show
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Mary Wickes, Bea Benaderet, Gilbert Roland, Janet Blair, Ricardo Montalban
Paul McCartney Feat. Michael Jackson: Say Say Say (1983)
Paul McCartney Feat. Michael Jackson: Say Say Say
As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Giraldi
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Short
Star Cast:
Paul McCartney, Michael Jackson, Linda McCartney, Jackson La Toya
Uncle Buck (1990)
Uncle Buck
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Kevin Meaney, Dah-ve Chodan, Jacob Gelman

Art Carney Awards

Academy Awards
Harry and Tonto Best Actor in a Leading Role 1975
Golden Globe Awards
Harry and Tonto Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1975
Primetime Emmy Awards
Terrible Joe Moran Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special 1984
The Jackie Gleason Show Special Classification of Individual Achievements 1968
The Jackie Gleason Show Special Classifications of Individual Achievements 1967
The Honeymooners Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1956
The Jackie Gleason Show Best Supporting Actor in a Regular Series 1955
The Jackie Gleason Show Best Series Supporting Actor 1954