Fred Willard was first seen in the episode "Quit Shootin' Folks" of the American Western sitcom ‘Pistols 'n' Petticoats’ in 1966. The following year, he made his big-screen debut in the American exploitation film ‘Teenage Mother,’ directed by Jerry Gross. He next appeared in television series such as ‘Get Smart’ (1968), ‘Premiere’ (1968), ‘Love, American Style’ (1970), ‘The Bob Newhart Show’ (1975), ‘Karen’ (1975), and ‘How to Break Up a Happy Divorce’ (1976). In 1976, he joined the cast of the American television sitcom ‘Sirota's Court.’ He played the role of ‘D.A Bud Nugent’ and remained a part of the series until it went off-air in 1977. In 1979, he starred as ‘Vincent Vanderhoff’ in the American comedy film ‘Americathon,’ directed by Neal Israel. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics. That same year, he participated in the American reality television series ‘Real People.’ The series aired its final episode in 1984.
He went on to star in television series and films such as ‘The History of White People in America’ (1985), ‘George Burns Comedy Week’ (1985), ‘What's Hot, What's Not’ (1985-1986) which earned him a ‘Daytime Emmy Award’ nomination, ‘D.C. Follies’ (1987-1989), ‘My Secret Identity’ (1988), ‘The Golden Girls’ (1991), ‘Dream On’ (1992), ‘The Ben Stiller Show’ (1993), and ‘Dave's World’ (1994). In 1995, he starred as ‘Scott’ in the American sitcom television series ‘Roseanne,’ created by Matt Williams and Roseanne Barr. He remained a part of the series until 1997. In 2000, he joined the cast of the American television film ‘The Pooch and the Pauper,’ directed by Alex Zamm. The film received mixed response from critics. That same year, he also starred in the mockumentary comedy film ‘Best in Show,’ directed by Christopher Guest. The film opened to critical acclaim with critics praising the performance of the cast. Willard also won the ‘Boston Society of Film Critics Award’ and ‘American Comedy Award’ for his performance in the film.
He was next seen in films like ‘The Wedding Planner’ (2001), ‘The Year That Trembled’ (2002), ‘American Wedding’ (2003), ‘Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle’ (2004), ‘Love Wrecked’ (2005), ‘Monster House’ (2006), ‘Epic Movie’ (2007), ‘WALL-E’ (2008), ‘Expecting Mary’ (2010), and ‘Scooby-Doo! Legend of the Phantosaur’ (2011). In 2011, he appeared in the role of ‘Bob’ in the television film ‘My Future Boyfriend’ directed by Michael Lange. He next appeared in television series like ‘The Life & Times of Tim’ (2012), ‘Good Luck Charlie’ (2013), and ‘The Birthday Boys’ (2014). In 2014, he joined the cast of the American television soap opera ‘The Bold and the Beautiful.’ He bagged the ‘Daytime Emmy Award’ for his performance and remained a part of the show until 2015. He next appeared in ‘Fifty Shades of Black’ (2016), ‘Blood Type’ (2018), and ‘Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics’ (2020). He was last seen in the 2021 television film ‘Captain Daddy’ where he played the role of ‘Daddy.’
Documentary filmmaker Marti DeBergi accompanies the English heavy metal band Spinal Tap, as they begin their big US tour to boost their new album. However, in the tour, problems are numerous - it appears that the band’s popularity is waning, their events get cancelled, the album cover raises objection, there is a stage prop malfunction and the girlfriend of one of the band members arrives.
Best in Show is presented as a documentary film, which captures the happenings around the fictitious Mayflower Kennel Club Dog Show in Philadelphia, and focuses on the excitement and tension displayed by the participants, their owners and their handlers not only during the show, but also before and after the event.
In a small town named Blaine, in Missouri, a few residents prepare for a community theater production led by an eccentric director named Corky St. Clair. They soon learn that someone from Broadway will be attending it, as well.
In 1970s San Diego, Ron Burgundy is a highly successful news anchorman in male-dominated Channel 4. However, the arrival of Veronica Corningstone, an ambitious woman aspiring to be a newswoman, changes the entire scenario. Ron becomes increasingly resentful of Veronica’s success beginning a fierce rivalry between the two.
The stoner comedy follows friends Harold Lee and Kumar Patel who decide to visit a nearby White Castle fast-food outlet after smoking marijuana. What follows is a series of comical misadventures, including encountering Neil Patrick Harris high on ecstasy, racist police officers, rednecks, before they can reach their favorite burgers.
The Magic of Belle Isle is a comedy drama film which is about an alcoholic novelist who moves to a small village hoping that he will regain his writing strength. He soon meets and befriends a mother of three children, and with her help, he tries to rejuvenate his life and his work.
During a cross-country train ride, a book editor George Caldwell meets an enigmatic woman named Hilly Burns, and falls for her. However, his vacation is interrupted when he witnesses a murder for which he is then accused. Things get worse when the actual murderers kidnap Hilly and attempt to throw him off the train.
British spy Austin Powers realises that his wife Vanessa is a fembot who has been sent by Dr Evil to kill him. Moreover, Dr Evil has travelled back in time to 1969 and stolen Powers’ mojo. He also has plans to threaten the world using a laser on the Moon. Powers, along with Felicity Shagwell, must now travel back in time to recover his mojo and save the world.
CD Bales who, is a witty and intelligent fire chief of a small town, falls in love with a lovely girl named Roxanne. However, since he is embarrassed of having an enormous nose, he decides not to pursue her and express his feelings.
Socially inept teenager, Nick Twisp, meets Sheeni Saunders who shares his taste for French culture and music. In spite of Sheeni having a boyfriend, the two start a relationship. Later, when Sheeni is shipped off to a boarding school, Nick starts a hilarious personal quest to win her heart and to sleep with her.
The third installment in the American Pie series focuses on Jim Levenstein and Michelle Flaherty’s marriage. While Jim asks his best friends Kevin and Paul to ensure everything goes smoothly, Stifler arrives to cause sufficient mayhem with his attempts to win Cadence’s heart, teaching Jim to dance, and organizing a bachelor party.
As a sequel to a 2004 film, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a 1980s-themed comedy that revolves around a San Diego news anchor, Ron Burgundy, who moves to New York to join a 24-hour news channel along with his former colleagues. Starring Will Ferrell as Burgundy, and other major stars, this film features family drama and hilarious professional rivalry too.
The cast and crew of an independent film crew are hopeful about winning the Oscar, after their performance garners a lot of buzz.
Silas and Jamal, two cannabis buffs, grow a pot plant in their friend’s ashes and after smoking it they magically top their entrance exams which take them to Harvard. Though they are out of their depths amongst the Ivy Leaguers, they turn the campus into a party. However, when the magic smoke supply is over, they have to manage on their own.
Idle Hands is a horror comedy film, which tells the story of a teenage slacker who finds his parents turned into headless Halloween decorations and also finds out that his right hand has a blood-thirsty mind of its own and is trying to wreak havoc.
While her daughter falls in love for the first time, a mother also starts falling for a much younger man. However, Mother Nature decides to be a little mischievous and mess with their lives.
Jenny is a young small-town woman, who finds herself pregnant after a one-night stand. She soon meets a filmmaker named Delano, who has received a draft notice, although he doesn’t want to be inducted into the Army. Since he wants to avoid being drafted, and since she needs a father to support her baby, they enter a marriage of convenience. However, they soon start to develop feelings for one another.
Hard-working, single-minded Mary Flore, the perfect wedding planner, who made any wedding a remarkable occasion, has received the biggest opportunity of her career – the wedding of internet-magnate Fran Donnelly. Always too busy to think of her own love-life, Mary ‘accidently’ meets her Mr. Right, pediatrician Steve Edison, who incidentally happens to be the groom of the wedding. Can Ms. Planner solve this complication?
Love Wrecked is a romantic comedy adventure film which tells the story of Jenny, a young woman who is marooned on an island with her favorite rock star Jason. Wanting to spend more time with him, she tries to hide the fact that they are not that far away from safety.
This 1979 comedy film depicts the America of 1998 where the government is going bankrupt, and faces the threat of foreclosure by wealthy Native Americans. In a desperate attempt to raise money, President Chet Roosevelt, with the help of a TV consultant, organizes Americathon, a 30 day telethon to raise $400 billion. However, there are some who don’t want this to succeed.
This is a comedy film, involving America’s fictional first family consisting of President Manfred Link, his usually tipsy wife Constance and their sex starved daughter Gloria. The problem starts when the ruler of a fictional African country, whose support is crucial for vote, makes an unusual demand. Meanwhile, Gloria is also kidnapped.
When one of her friends goes missing, Chesty begins a search along with her fellow navy officers. They soon end up in a world of immense corruption and Mafia intimidation.
Hannah Steele is a young and inexperienced college student, who meets a wealthy businessman and finds herself attracted to him. However, his sexual practices put a strain on their relationship.
A combination of three short segments, the spoof satirizes personal growth movies, soap operas, and other popular genres. The first segment, Growing Yourself ,satirizes family movies, the second, Success Wanters focuses on movies showing women looking for success and the third, Municipalians mocks law and order dramas.
This 2006 romantic comedy film is about an obese woman Julia, who believes that she will never find the love of her life, due to her body. Later, she develops a crush on a guy named Grant, but they have to face several challenges before they eventually unite.
In this movie, which is a parody of some of the previously released big films, four orphans with different backstory meet up at a chocolate factory. Here they accidentally enter into the fascinating world of Gnarnia which is under the malicious White Bitch. To restore peace, they must join forces with a pirate, a lion and a group of wizards.
This Golden Globe & Academy Award winning sci-fi adventure animation film follows the life of the sole trash compactor robot, WALL-E, on an abandoned garbage strewn earth. When he falls for EVE, a search robot sent by humans to find plant life on earth, he follows her across the galaxy in a journey that has its effect on the future of humanity.
This animated comedy film tells the story of Arnold who hits Harold using a baseball bat. Harold swears that he will beat him the next day to take revenge, and therefore, the next day, Arnold acts crazy to prevent getting beaten.
A teenage, DJ Walters, along with his friends Chowder and Jenny try to tell others that the neighbourhood house of Mr. Nebbercracker is suspicious and everything that lands on the property is either confiscated by its elderly owner or consumed by the house. When they fail in their endeavour, they decide to destroy the heart of the house so as to kill it.
Dusty Crophopper is a celebrity racer who is doing great in his career. When he comes to know that due to his damaged engine, he might never be able to race again, he soon starts training to be a firefighter.
Chicken Little throws his little town in panic by claiming that a piece of sky has fallen on his head. But when the panic subsides and he fails to produce that piece, he becomes a laughingstock. To redeem his reputation, he joins the baseball team and helps his team to win. But that is not enough. He must now convince his town folks, still very skeptical, that an alien invasion is imminent.
George is a young architect who is on the hunt for a job. Broke and unemployed, he is about to be drafted to Vietnam. However, he suddenly finds himself falling madly for a French divorced woman, whom he has met only briefly. Together, they try to find solutions to their problems.
The coming-of-age movie is set during the height of the sexual revolution in the USA in the early 1970s. The movie tells the stories of students in the fictional Harrad College where they learn about sexuality and experiment with each other and the concept of free love.