Best Movies of Maureen Stapleton

The Money Pit (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $37.50M

A young couple struggles to repair a hopelessly dilapidated house.


Johnny Dangerously (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: null

Set in the 1930's, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills.


Heartburn (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $25.31M

An autobiographical look at the breakup of Ephron's marriage to Carl "All the President's Men" Bernstein that was also a best-selling novel. The Ephron character, Rachel is a food writer at...


The Fugitive Kind (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Valentine "Snakeskin" Xavier, a trouble-prone drifter trying to go straight, wanders into a small Mississippi town looking for a simple and honest life but finds himself embroiled with problem-filled women.


Vu du pont (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn longshoreman is unhappily married to Beatrice and unconsciously in love with Catherine, the niece that they have raised from childhood. Into his house come two ...


The Cosmic Eye (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Earth is visited by a race of aliens, who issue an ultimatum: either peace or complete destruction.


Bye Bye Birdie (1963)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A rock singer travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted.


Nuts (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $8.15M

A high-class call girl accused of murder fights for the right to stand trial rather than be declared mentally incompetent.


The Last Good Time (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $0.07M

A reclusive aging widower struggling with tax problems has a complete change in his views of life as he has a chance encounter with a young woman who moves in with him briefly.


Made in Heaven (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.57M

After being dumped by his girlfriend, a boy runs away to California. But he ends up in heaven because he dies after trying to help a family from drowning in a river. In heaven he'll meet a beautiful girl, who has never reincarnated before.


Plaza Suite (1971)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Three vignettes, each set in room 719 of New York's Plaza Hotel, make up this comedy.


The Runner Stumbles (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Father Rivard is a priest in a small, economically depressed coal mining town. Working on what he thinks is a "controversial" work, he lives with the brutal lives of his poor parishioners, ...


The Fan (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Douglas, a record salesman, is an obsessive fan of actress Sally Ross. When his letters are rejected, he strikes out at her and her loved ones.


On the Right Track (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 55 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Lester is a homeless shoeshine boy living in a railway station. He's got this funny knack for picking the winning horses' names out of the paper while shining shoes. When word gets around, ...


Sweet Lorraine (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 54 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Summers at The Lorraine have been a blast, but the guests and staff have saved the best...for last.


Lost and Found (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 49 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A college professor (George Segal) and an English divorcee (Glenda Jackson) meet and marry while on a vacation in France. When the bride returns home she finds life less than rosey as the ...