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The Player | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Player  124 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Robert Altman]  [08 May 1992]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, Metacritic 86/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 24 wins & 29 nominations.
Actors:  Fred Ward, Greta Scacchi, Tim Robbins, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?
Writer:  Michael Tolkin (screenplay), Michael Tolkin (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey  80 min,  PG,  [Documentary]  [Constance Marks]  [27 Apr 2012]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, Metacritic 71/100, External Reviews
Awards:  8 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Bill Barretta, Carson Carr, Fran Brill, Frank Oz, Kevin Clash, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  The Muppet Elmo is one of the most beloved characters among children across the globe. Meet the unlikely man behind the puppet - the heart and soul of Elmo - Kevin Clash.
Writer:  Philip Shane, Justin Weinstein
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Color Purple | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Color Purple  154 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [Steven Spielberg]  [07 Feb 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, Metacritic 78/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 11 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 12 nominations.
Actors:  Danny Glover, Margaret Avery, Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others over four decades.
Writer:  Menno Meyjes (screenplay), Alice Walker (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Long Walk Home | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Long Walk Home  97 min,  PG,  [Drama, History]  [Richard Pearce]  [12 Apr 1991]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 87%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Dwight Schultz, Sissy Spacek, Ving Rhames, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott lead by Martin Luther King.
Writer:  John Cork
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Boys on the Side | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Boys on the Side  115 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Herbert Ross]  [03 Feb 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, Metacritic 61/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Drew Barrymore, Mary-Louise Parker, Matthew McConaughey, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Jane is a night club singer, out of work. Robin is a quirky real estate agent looking for a ride-share to accompany her to California. Her advertisement is answered by Jane, who at first ...
Writer:  Don Roos
Language:  English    Country:  USA, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ghost | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  Ghost  127 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Fantasy, Romance]  [Jerry Zucker]  [13 Jul 1990]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 23 nominations.
Actors:  Demi Moore, Patrick Swayze, Tony Goldwyn, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  After a young man is murdered, his spirit stays behind to warn his lover of impending danger, with the help of a reluctant psychic.
Writer:  Bruce Joel Rubin
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sister Act | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Sister Act  100 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Crime, Family]  [Emile Ardolino]  [29 May 1992]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 74%, Metacritic 51/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith, Wendy Makkena, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  When a worldly singer witnesses a mob crime, the police hide her as a nun in a traditional convent where she has trouble fitting in.
Writer:  Paul Rudnick
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Ghosts of Mississippi | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Ghosts of Mississippi  130 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, History]  [Rob Reiner]  [03 Jan 1997]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 45%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations.
Actors:  Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Virginia Madsen, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A Mississippi district attorney and the widow of Medgar Evers struggle to finally bring a white racist to justice for the 1963 murder of the civil rights leader.
Writer:  Lewis Colick
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
How Stella Got Her Groove Back | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  How Stella Got Her Groove Back  124 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Kevin Rodney Sullivan]  [14 Aug 1998]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 49%, Metacritic 56/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Angela Bassett, Regina King, Taye Diggs, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Stella is a highly successful, forty-something San Francisco stock broker who is persuaded by her colorful New York girlfriend Delilah to take a well deserved, first-class vacation to ...
Writer:  Terry McMillan (novel), Terry McMillan (screenplay), Ronald Bass (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rat Race | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 53%  Rat Race  112 min,  PG-13,  [Adventure, Comedy]  [Jerry Zucker]  [17 Aug 2001]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Amy Smart, Breckin Meyer, Carrie Diamond, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jenica Bergere, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A Las Vegas casino magnate, determined to find a new avenue for wagering, sets up a race for money.
Writer:  Andy Breckman
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Clara's Heart | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Clara's Heart  108 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [Robert Mulligan]  [07 Oct 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 38%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Kathleen Quinlan, Michael Ontkean, Neil Patrick Harris, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort who's hired to be a housekeeper. She and ...
Writer:  Joseph Olshan (novel), Mark Medoff (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Deep End of the Ocean | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  The Deep End of the Ocean  106 min,  PG-13,  [Drama]  [Ulu Grosbard]  [12 Mar 1999]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 44%, Metacritic 45/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Jonathan Jackson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Treat Williams, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  The Deep End of The Ocean is a film about a family's reaction when Ben, the youngest son is kidnapped and then found nine years later, living in the same town, where his family had just moved.
Writer:  Jacquelyn Mitchard (book), Stephen Schiff (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Corrina, Corrina | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Corrina, Corrina  115 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Jessie Nelson]  [26 Aug 1994]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Erica Yohn, Lucy Webb, Noreen Hennessey, Ray Liotta, Tina Majorino, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  In 1959, a widower hires a kindly housekeeper/nanny to care for his seven-year-old daughter.
Writer:  Jessie Nelson
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Everyone's Hero | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  Everyone's Hero  87 min,  G,  [Animation, Adventure, Comedy]  [Colin Brady, Christopher Reeve, Dan St. Pierre]  [15 Sep 2006]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 41%, Metacritic 51/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Dennehy, Cherise Boothe, Jake T. Austin, Jesse Bronstein, Ritchie Allen, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A boy (Jake T. Austin) begins a grand journey to return Babe Ruth's baseball bat before the deciding game of the 1932 World Series comes to a close.
Writer:  Robert Kurtz (screenplay), Jeff Hand (screenplay), Howard Jonas (story)
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
For Colored Girls | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 47%  For Colored Girls  133 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Tyler Perry]  [05 Nov 2010]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 32%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  14 wins & 16 nominations.
Actors:  Anika Noni Rose, Janet Jackson, Kimberly Elise, Loretta Devine, Thandie Newton, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in particular.
Writer:  Tyler Perry (screenplay), Ntozake Shange (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bogus | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Bogus  110 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Norman Jewison]  [06 Sep 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 40%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Andrea Martin, Gérard Depardieu, Haley Joel Osment, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Recently orphaned, a young boy is taken in by his godmother who is shocked to realize that she can see the boy's imaginary friend: a flamboyant, French magician named Bogus.
Writer:  Jeff Rothberg (story), Francis X. McCarthy Jr. (story), Alvin Sargent (screenplay)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Telephone | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  The Telephone  96 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Rip Torn]  [22 Jan 1988]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Elliott Gould, John Heard, Severn Darden, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A crazy out of work actress, Vashti Blue, spends all her time in her small apartment with her pet owl and her telephone, which she uses to try and solve all her problems with life.
Writer:  Harry Nilsson (screenplay), Terry Southern (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jumpin' Jack Flash | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  Jumpin' Jack Flash  105 min,  R,  [Comedy, Romance, Thriller]  [Penny Marshall]  [10 Oct 1986]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 26%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Carol Kane, John Wood, Stephen Collins, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Terry works for a bank, and uses computers to communicate with clients all over the world. One day she gets a coded message from an unknown source. After decoding the message, Terry becomes...
Writer:  David Franzoni (story), David Franzoni (screenplay), Charles Shyer (screenplay), Nancy Meyers (screenplay), Chris Thompson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Associate | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 44%  The Associate  114 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy]  [Donald Petrie]  [25 Oct 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, External Reviews
Actors:  Dianne Wiest, Eli Wallach, Tim Daly, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A comedy about making it on Wall Street. Prejudices are hard to break and Laurel Ayres quickly learns that in order for people to take her seriously she has to work for an older white man or be one.
Writer:  Jenaro Prieto (novel), Jean-Claude Carrière (screenplay "L'Associé"), René Gainville (screenplay "L'Associé"), Nick Thiel (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Made in America | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 39%  Made in America  111 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy]  [Richard Benjamin]  [28 May 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 4.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 29%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Nia Long, Ted Danson, Whoopi Goldberg, Will Smith
Plot:  A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white.
Writer:  Marcia Brandwynne (story), Nadine Schiff (story), Holly Goldberg Sloan (story), Holly Goldberg Sloan (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Fatal Beauty | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  Fatal Beauty  104 min,  R,  [Action, Comedy, Crime]  [Tom Holland]  [30 Oct 1987]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 23%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Harris Yulin, Rubén Blades, Sam Elliott, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics police officer with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don't know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of "Fatal Beauty"...
Writer:  Bill Svanoe (story), Hilary Henkin (screenplay), Dean Riesner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Burglar | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  Burglar  103 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime]  [Hugh Wilson]  [20 Mar 1987]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 27%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bobcat Goldthwait, G.W. Bailey, Lesley Ann Warren, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body ...
Writer:  Lawrence Block (novels), Jeph Loeb (screenplay), Matthew Weisman (screenplay), Hugh Wilson (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  Canada, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Moonlight and Valentino | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 36%  Moonlight and Valentino  105 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [David Anspaugh]  [29 Sep 1995]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 15%, External Reviews
Actors:  Elizabeth Perkins, Erica Luttrell, Kathleen Turner, Shadia Simmons, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A young widow still grieving over the death of her husband finds herself being comforted by a local housepainter.
Writer:  Ellen Simon (play), Ellen Simon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Eddie | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 33%  Eddie  100 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Sport]  [Steve Rash]  [31 May 1996]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 15%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Dennis Farina, Frank Langella, Richard Jenkins, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Eddie is a New York limo driver and a fanatical follower of the New York Knicks professional basketball team. The team is struggling with a mediocre record when, in mid-season, "Wild Bill" ...
Writer:  Steve Zacharias (story), Jeff Buhai (story), Jon Connolly (story), David Loucka (story), Jon Connolly (screenplay), David Loucka (screenplay), Eric Champnella (screenplay), Keith Mitchell (screenplay), Steve Zacharias (screenplay), Jeff Buhai (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 30%  Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit  107 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Family, Music]  [Bill Duke]  [10 Dec 1993]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 7%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Barnard Hughes, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith, Mary Wickes, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  Showgirl Deloris Van Cartier returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of Catholic students whose run-down school is slated for closure.
Writer:  Paul Rudnick (characters), James Orr, Jim Cruickshank, Judi Ann Mason
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
9/11 | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 23%  9/11  90 min,  R,  [Action, Drama]  [Martin Guigui]  [08 Sep 2017]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 3.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 11%, Metacritic 20/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlie Sheen, Gina Gershon, Luis Guzmán, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  A group of five people find themselves trapped in an elevator in the World Trade Center's North Tower on 9/11. They work together, never giving up hope, to try to escape before the unthinkable happens.
Writer:  Patrick James Carson (play), Steven James Golebiowski, Martin Guigui
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Doogal | Movie Details for Actor Whoopi Goldberg | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 19%  Doogal  78 min,  G,  [Animation, Adventure, Comedy]  [Dave Borthwick, Jean Duval, Frank Passingham]  [24 Feb 2006]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 2.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 8%, Metacritic 23/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Daniel Tay, Jimmy Fallon, Jon Stewart, Judi Dench, Whoopi Goldberg
Plot:  This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world. Doogal must prevent the evil sorcerer Zeebad from freezing the earth forever with the ...
Writer:  Paul Bassett (screenplay), Martine Danot (characters), Serge Danot (characters), Serge Danot (creator), Serge Danot (screenplay), Cory Edwards, Butch Hartman (screenplay adaptation), Tad Safran (screenplay), Raoff Sanoussi (screenplay), Stephane Sanoussi (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, UK, France    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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