Movies directed by Danny Devito
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
88 mins Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Firstly you have Billy Crystal talking 100 words a minute and acting neurotic, secondly you have Danny DeVito doing quirky and harassed, and thirdly you have Anne Ramsey being a shrew. All are very great at doing these things...
The War of the Roses (1989)
116 mins Comedy
Warring couples, there have been a few movies which have explored the dark humour of a marriage breaking down, the fighting over who gets what when a relationship ends up in divorce. But whilst there have been various movies ...
140 mins Biography, Crime, Drama
I like movies which can be split into three things, I find three things is enough to entertain me with out becoming too complicated and "Hoffa" has three things. The first of those three things when it comes to "Hoffa" is its...
98 mins Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Having never been a big reader I don't think I have ever read a Roald Dahl book which may explain why that some of those which have been made into movies have done little for me. There was always "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate ...
Death to Smoochy (2002)
109 mins Comedy, Crime, Drama
"Death to Smoochy" aims to be a dark comedy about children's television, a biting satire behind the scenes full of commercialism and secret dealings. And in many ways it is as we have presenters taking back handers, producers...
Our House (2003)
89 mins Comedy
"Our House" or "Duplex" feels to me like director Danny DeVito trying to bring the dark humour of the Ealing Comedy to a modern audience, and by the various reviews I have read an audience which didn't appreciate it. It has a...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Danny Devito as one of the directors.