Bernadette Peters Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

The Jerk
R

The Jerk

(1979)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie
Director:
Carl Reiner
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Catlin Adams, Mabel King, Richard Ward
Plot:

Navin Johnson, an adopted son of a poor black family, is a simple-minded youth who decides to explore the world and travels to St. Louis on his 18th birthday. As he struggles to find his place in the world, his naiveté lands him in trouble but also helps him out. Though initially exploited by everyone, soon his invention changes everything for him. 

5
0
The Longest Yard
R

The Longest Yard

(1974)
1
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Aldrich
Genres:
Drama, Sport, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Eddie Albert, Ed Lauter, James Hampton
1
2
Silent Movie
PG

Silent Movie

(1976)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Mel Brooks
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Sid Caesar, Paul Newman, Anne Bancroft
1
0
Annie
PG

Annie

(1982)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lily St. Regis
Director:
John Huston
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Albert Finney, John Huston, Tim Curry, Carol Burnett
Plot:

A young orphan who lives in an orphanage believes that her parents left her there by mistake. Eventually, a rich man named Oliver lets her live at his home to improve his image. However, Annie still longs to meet her parents. 

2
0
Pennies from Heaven
R

Pennies from Heaven

(1981)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Eileen
Director:
Herbert Ross
Genres:
Musical, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Steve Martin, Jessica Harper, Vernel Bagneris
2
0
Impromptu
PG-13

Impromptu

(1991)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie D'Agoult
Director:
James Lapine
Genres:
Music, Romance, Comedy, Biography
Star Cast:
Judy Davis, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Julian Sands
0
0
W.C. Fields and Me
PG

W.C. Fields and Me

(1976)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Melody
Director:
Arthur Hiller
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
John Marley, Rod Steiger, Jack Cassidy, Valerie Perrine
Plot:

The film is based on memoir by Carlotta Monti, legendary Field’s companion during last years. Fields, a Ziegfeld Follies headliner, loses his savings and also, his girlfriend leaves him. While operating a wax museum in Santa Monica, he receives a film role. Quickly rising to stardom, he is closely associated with John Barrymore and shares a stormy relationship with actress Carlotta Monti.  

0
0
Alice
PG-13

Alice

(1990)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Woody Allen
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mia Farrow, Joe Mantegna, William Hurt, June Squibb
0
0
The Broken Hearts Gallery
PG-13

The Broken Hearts Gallery

(2020)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Eva Woolf
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
0
0
Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies
PG

Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies

(1973)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Allison
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Cliff Robertson, Rosemary Murphy, Eric Shea, Pamela Franklin
0
0
It Runs in the Family
PG-13

It Runs in the Family

(2003)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Schepisi
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Douglas, Kirk Douglas, Rory Culkin, Cameron Douglas
1
0
Vigilante Force
PG

Vigilante Force

(1976)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Little Dee
Director:
George Armitage
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Brad Dexter, Victoria Principal
Plot:

The residents of a small Californian town are troubled by the unruly and lawless behavior of the oil-field workers. Ben Arnold, a local, hires his brother, Vietnam veteran Aaron Arnold, who along with his tough troupers controls the law-breaking. But then the veterans proceed to take over the community. Now the residents turn to Ben to put an end to this terror. 

0
1
Pink Cadillac
PG-13

Pink Cadillac

(1989)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lou Ann McGuinn
Director:
Buddy Van Horn
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Clint Eastwood, Timothy Carhart, Tiffany Gail Robinson, Angela Louise Robinson
1
0
Heartbeeps
PG

Heartbeeps

(1981)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Aqua
Director:
Allan Arkush
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Melanie Mayron, Randy Quaid, Kenneth McMillan, Andy Kaufman
1
0
Tulips
PG

Tulips

(1981)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rutanya Wallace
Director:
Al Waxman, Mark Warren, Rex Bromfield
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Al Waxman, Henry Gibson, Gabe Kaplan, Dave Boxer
0
0
Coming Up Roses

Coming Up Roses

(2011)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Diane
Director:
Lisa Albright
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Friedman, Rachel Brosnahan, Reyna de Courcy, Michael Anzalone
0
0
Snow Days
R

Snow Days

(1999)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Elise Ellis
Director:
Adam Marcus
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Larry Pine, Missi Pyle, Kipp Marcus, Henry Simmons
0
0
Slaves of New York
R

Slaves of New York

(1989)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Eleanor
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Buscemi, Chris Sarandon, Mary Beth Hurt, Madeleine Potter
0
0
Come le formiche

Come le formiche

(2007)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Ann
Director:
Ilaria Borrelli
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
F. Murray Abraham, Enrico Lo Verso, Galatea Ranzi, Patrizia Pellegrino
0
0

TV Movie(s)

Once Upon a Mattress

Once Upon a Mattress

(1972)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Larken
Director:
Ron Field, Dave Powers
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Ken Berry, Jack Gilford, Carol Burnett, Jane White
0
0
George M!

George M!

(1970)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Josie Cohan
Director:
Walter C. Miller, Martin Charnin
Genres:
Musical, Biography
Star Cast:
Blythe Danner, Jack Cassidy, Nanette Fabray, Red Buttons
1
0
Prince Charming

Prince Charming

(2001)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Margo / Titania
Director:
Allan Arkush
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Connolly, Martin Short, Christina Applegate, Andrea Martin, Bernadette Peters
0
1
Diana Ross: Red Hot Rhythm and Blues

Diana Ross: Red Hot Rhythm and Blues

(1987)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Gary Halvorson
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Billy Dee Williams, Little Richard, Diana Ross, Etta James
0
0
Adopted

Adopted

(2005)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Leaf
Director:
Ted Wass
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christine Baranski, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Andrew W. Walker, Kevin Wheatley
0
0
David

David

(1988)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie Rothenberg
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Glover, Christopher Allport, George Grizzard, Dan Lauria
0
0
What the Deaf Man Heard

What the Deaf Man Heard

(1997)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
John Kent Harrison
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Judith Ivey, Claire Bloom, Jerry O'Connell, James Earl Jones
1
0
The Last Mile

The Last Mile

(1992)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
The Soprano
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Bill Irwin, Nathan Lane, Tony Goldwyn
0
0
Bobbie's Girl
PG-13

Bobbie's Girl

(2002)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Bailey Lewis
Director:
Jeremy Kagan
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rachel Ward, Jonathan Silverman, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Don Foley
0
0
The Last Best Year
PG

The Last Best Year

(1990)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Murray
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Tyler Moore, Carmen Mathews, Kate Reid, Brian Bedford
2
0
Living Proof

Living Proof

(2008)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Dan Ireland
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Tammy Blanchard, Amanda Bynes, Jennifer Coolidge, Angie Harmon
0
0
Holiday in Your Heart

Holiday in Your Heart

(1997)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Faith Shawn
Director:
Michael Switzer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rebecca Schull, LeAnn Rimes, Vernon Grote, Carol Farabee
0
0
Fall from Grace

Fall from Grace

(1990)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Tammy Faye Bakker
Director:
Karen Arthur
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Herd, Kevin Spacey, Beth Grant, John McLiam
0
0

Animation(s)

Animaniacs

Animaniacs (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
Alfred Gimeno, Dave Marshall, Rusty Mills, Audu Paden, Greg Reyna
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Adam West, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille, Jess Harnell, Frank Welker
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish

Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Ruegger, Rusty Mills, Greg Reyna, Charles Visser, Liz Holzman
Genres:
Musical, Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Maurice LaMarche, Bernadette Peters
Anastasia
G

Anastasia (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Don Bluth, Gary Goldman
Genres:
Romance, Family, Drama, Fantasy, Animation, Mystery, Adventure, Musical
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Lacey Chabert, Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan
Plot:

In 1916, Anastasia, the daughter of Czar Nicholas II, gets separated from her grandmother. Years later, she is found by two con men but she has very vague memories of her childhood. The con men, who think she is just a look alike of the princess, decide to take her to her grandmother and earn a reward. However problems await them in form of Grigori Rasputin.

The Wonderful World of Disney

The Wonderful World of Disney (1995)

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Wincer, James Frawley, Robert King, Nadia Tass, Mark Rosman
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Musical, Family, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, David Sparrow, Will Friedle, Laurie Murdoch, Neil Crone
Teacher's Pet
TV-Y

Teacher's Pet (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Alfred Gimeno, Don MacKinnon, Timothy Björklund, Ennio Torresan
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Jerry Stiller, Nathan Lane, Tim Curry, Betty White
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration
G

The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Grosvenor
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Kiefer Sutherland, James Garner, Jeff Bennett, Kenneth Mars, Bernadette Peters
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas
G

Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)

As:
Cast
Role:
Angelique
Director:
Andrew Knight
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Animation, Musical, Music
Star Cast:
Jerry Orbach, Robby Benson, Tim Curry, David Ogden Stiers
Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return
PG

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
Will Finn, Dan St. Pierre
Genres:
Musical, Family, Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, James Belushi, Kelsey Grammer, Lea Michele

TV Shows and Videos

Faerie Tale Theatre

Faerie Tale Theatre (1982)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Burton, Francis Ford Coppola, Peter Medak, Gilbert Cates, Graeme Clifford
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, Shelley Duvall, John Achorn, Patrick DeSantis, David McCharen
Kraft Television Theatre

Kraft Television Theatre (1947)

As:
Cast
Director:
William A. Graham, Stanley Quinn, Paul Bogart, Harry Herrmann, Richard Dunlap
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Dean, Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall
All in the Family
TV-PG

All in the Family (1971)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Rich, Bob LaHendro, Hal Cooper, Paul Bogart, Norman Campbell
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Rob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Sally Struthers, Carroll O'Connor
The Good Fight

The Good Fight (2017)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jim McKay
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Lynch, Christine Baranski, Matthew Perry, Paul Guilfoyle
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA

The Larry Sanders Show (1992)

As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Holland, Ken Kwapis, Alan Myerson, Michael Lehmann, Garry Shandling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Chris Farley, Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor
Boston Legal
TV-14

Boston Legal (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Listo, Bill D'Elia, Robert Yannetti, Steve Robin, James R. Bagdonas
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Heather Locklear, Valerie Bertinelli, Julie Bowen, William Shatner
Great Performances

Great Performances (1971)

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Large, David Horn, Kirk Browning, Gary Halvorson, Matthew Diamond
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Julie Andrews, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming, Plácido Domingo
American Playhouse

American Playhouse (1981)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Browning, Jack O'Brien, Jeff Bleckner, Bill Duke, Michael Roemer
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Christopher Walken, Edward Herrmann, Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan
Mozart in the Jungle
TV-MA

Mozart in the Jungle (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria
Director:
Paul Weitz, Tricia Brock, Roman Coppola, Adam Brooks, Bart Freundlich
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Jason Schwartzman, Monica Bellucci, Gael García Bernal
The Carol Burnett Show

The Carol Burnett Show (1991)

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carol Burnett
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
TV-14

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Platt, Peter Leto, Jean de Segonzac, Constantine Makris, Alex Chapple
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Anthony Anderson, Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T, Dann Florek, Richard Belzer
Frasier
TV-PG

Frasier (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Lee, Kelsey Grammer, Pamela Fryman, James Burrows, Sheldon Epps
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Ben Stiller, Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce
Grey's Anatomy
TV-14

Grey's Anatomy (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Denzel Washington, Rob Corn, Chandra Wilson, Kevin McKidd, Debbie Allen
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson, James Pickens Jr., Patrick Dempsey
Smash
TV-14

Smash (2012)

As:
Cast
Director:
Tricia Brock, Mimi Leder, Craig Zisk, Roxann Dawson, Michael Morris
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Uma Thurman, Debra Messing, Anjelica Huston, Christian Borle
Maude

Maude (1972)

As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Cooper, Bill Hobin, Robert H. Livingston, Tony Csiki
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adrienne Barbeau, Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, John Wayne
All's Fair

All's Fair (1976)

As:
Cast
Role:
Charley Drake
Director:
Hal Cooper, Bob Claver
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Michael Keaton, Mark Harmon, Judith Kahan
Carol & Company

Carol & Company (1990)

As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew D. Weyman, Will Mackenzie, Marian Deaton
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeremy Piven, Richard Kind, Betty White, Anita Barone
McCloud

McCloud (1970)

As:
Cast
Director:
E.W. Swackhamer, Ron Satlof, Bruce Kessler, Russ Mayberry, Lou Antonio
Genres:
Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Danny Thomas, Barbi Benton, Milton Berle, Dennis Weaver
Love, American Style

Love, American Style (1969)

As:
Cast
Director:
Charles R. Rondeau, Bruce Bilson, Leslie H. Martinson, Gary Nelson, Richard Michaels
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Stuart Margolin, Barbara Minkus, William Callaway, Mary Grover
Will & Grace
TV-14

Will & Grace (1998)

As:
Cast
Director:
James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Jack Black, Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing
The Martian Chronicles

The Martian Chronicles (1980)

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Anderson
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Bernie Casey, Darren McGavin, Gayle Hunnicutt, Rock Hudson
The Odyssey
PG-13

The Odyssey (1997)

As:
Cast
Role:
Circe
Director:
Andrey Konchalovskiy
Genres:
History, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Armand Assante, Greta Scacchi, Isabella Rossellini, Eric Roberts
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce
TV-14

Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014)

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Duncan McNeill, Brian Dannelly, Adam Brooks, Silver Tree, Millicent Shelton
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joss Whedon, Lisa Edelstein, Beau Garrett, Necar Zadegan, Conner Dwelly
The Closer

The Closer (1998)

As:
Cast
Director:
Shelley Jensen, Andrew D. Weyman, Will Mackenzie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hedy Burress, Tom Selleck, Edward Asner, David Krumholtz, Bernadette Peters
Ally McBeal
TV-PG

Ally McBeal (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mel Damski, Jonathan Pontell, Bill D'Elia, Arlene Sanford, Michael Schultz
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Music, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Dakota Fanning, Calista Flockhart, Greg Germann, Jane Krakowski, Vonda Shepard
Ugly Betty
TV-PG

Ugly Betty (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
James Hayman, Tricia Brock, Rodman Flender, Lev L. Spiro, Tom Verica
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucy Liu, America Ferrera, Michael Urie, Kathy Griffin, Bernadette Peters
McCoy

McCoy (1975)

As:
Cast
Director:
Nicholas Colasanto, Richard Quine
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Carradine, Tony Curtis

Bernadette Peters Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Pennies from Heaven Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1982
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Cast Show Album 1985

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