Robin Williams & Julia Roberts Movie Review Scores





Robin McLaurin Williams was a Chicago-born actor and comedian. Williams's first main acting role was in the revival of a comedy sketch show titled 'Laugh-In', back in 1977. But it was only until after rising to fame as the character, Mork on the smash hit ABC sitcom, Mork & Mindy which lasted for a total of 4 seasons from 1978 - 1982 that he went on to establish a career in stand-up comedy & feature film acting. After starring in less commercially successful films during the early to mid-1980s, Robin made his breakthrough as disc jockey, Adrian Cronauer in 1987's Good Morning, Vietnam

Williams was also known for his improvisational skills. 

He has featured and starred in over 40 films as a feature film actor, both in starring and supporting and guest roles from 1977 up to 2014. 

Reviews-wise, I only cover his movies from his formative years beginning in 1977, right up to 2002.


Total number of reviews: 27






Julia Fiona Roberts is an American born actress and producer originally hailing from 
Smyrana, Georgia, who became a Hollywood star after headlining the romantic comedy, Pretty Woman which grossed over $460 million worldwide. Films such as Hook, Mystic Pizza, Sleeping With The Enemy, The Pelican Brief have collectively brought in ticket receipts of over $2.7 billion. 

Reviews-wise, I only cover a selection of her movies from her formative years beginning in 1988, right up to 2003. 


Total number of reviews: 17






Reviews In Descending Order (Score out of 10)


Hook (1991) 10 
Post Date: 20/7/2016
Amblin Entertainment 
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Julia Roberts, Bob Hoskins, Dame Maggie Smith


Post Date: 10/7/2016
Touchstone Pictures
Directed by Barry Levinson
Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Bruno Kirby, J.T Walsh

*Waiching's Favourite Robin Williams Film*





The Fisher King (1991) 9
Post Date: 9/8/2016
Hill/Obst Productions
Directed by Terry Gilliam
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, Mercedes Ruehl




Fathers' Day (1997) 9
Post Date: 16/4/2016
Silver Pictures/Northern Lights Entertainment
Directed by Ivan Reitman
Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, Julia-Louis Dreyfus, Sugar Ray

*Waiching's Favourite Robin Williams Comedy Film*




Aladdin (1992) 9
Post Date: 12/10/2016
Walt Disney Pictures 
Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Frank Welker, Gilbert Gottfried, Douglas Seale



The Birdcage (1996) 9
Post Date: 3/12/2016
Nichols Film Company
Directed by Mike Nichols 
Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Calista Flockhart, Dianne Wiest 



Erin Brockovich (2000) 9
Post Date: 2/12/2016
Jersey Films
Directed by Steven Soderbergh 
Julia Roberts, Aaron Eckhart, Albert Finney

*Waiching's Favourite Julia Roberts Film*



Jumanji (1995) 8.5
Post Date: 2/6/2016
Interscope Communications
Directed By Joe Johnston
Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst, David Alan Grier, Bonnie Hunt



Awakenings (1990) 8.5
Post Date: 28/5/2016
Lasker/Parkes Productions
Directed by Penny Marshall 
Robin Williams, Robert De Niro, John Heard, Julie Kavner, Penelope Ann Miller



Patch Adams (1998) 8.5
Post Date: 16/12/2016
Blue Wolf/ Bungalow 78 Productions
Directed by Tom Shaydoc
Robin Williams, Monica Potter, Phillip Seymour Hoffman 



The Pelican Brief (1993) 8.5 
Post Date: 17/6/2017
Warner Bros
Directed by Alan J Pakula
Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Stanley Tucci, Sam Shepard, John Heard, John Lithgow

Post Date: 2/2/2017
Revolution Studios
Directed by Billy Crystal
Julia Roberts, John Cusack, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Billy Crystal 

*Waiching's Favourite Julia Roberts Romantic Comedy Film*



Steel Magnolias (1989) 8.5 
Post Date: 7/1/2017
Rastar 
Directed by Herbert Ross
Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Darryl Hannah, Julia Roberts

*Waiching's Second Favourite Julia Roberts Film*



Flubber (1997) 8
Post Date: 8/8/2016
Walt Disney Pictures
Directed by Les Mayfield
Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden, Christopher McDonald



Mrs Doubtfire (1993) 8
Post Date: 30/4/2017
Blue Wolf Productions
Directed by Chris Columbus
Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan

Post Date: 26/12/2016
Lawrence Bender Productions
Directed by Gus Van Saint 
Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver



Insomnia (2002) 8 (as a Robin Williams movie 6.5)
Post Date: 9/12/2016
Alcon Entertainment
Directed by Chris Nolan
Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney



The Survivors (1983) 7.5
Post Date: 9/4/2016
Columbia Pictures
Directed by Michael Ritchie 
Robin Williams, Walter Matthau, Jerry Reed, John Goodman, Kristen Vigard 



Stepmom (1998) 7.5
Post Date: 13/2/2017
1492 Pictures
Directed by Chris Columbus
Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris 



Mona Lisa Smile (2003) 7.5 
Post Date: 21/9/2016
Revolution Studios
Directed by Mike Newell
Julia Roberts, Kirsten Dunst, Julia Stiles, Maggie Gyllenhaal 



Dead Poets Society (1989) 7.5
Post Date: 16/9/2016
Touchstone Pictures
Directed by Peter Weir
Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard

Post Date: 15/9/2016
Zucker Bros Productions
Directed by P.J Hogan
Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz, Rupert Everett  



Mystic Pizza (1988) 7.5 
Post Date: 9/1/2017
MGM
Directed by Donald Petrie
Julia Roberts, Annabeth Gish, Lili Taylor, Vincent Phillip D'Onofrio


Post Date: 28/7/2016
Warner Bros
Directed by George Roy Hill
Robin Williams, Glenn Close, John Lithgow, Mary Beth Hurt

Post Date: 9/6/2016
Kroyer Films
Directed by Bill Kroyer 
Robin Williams, Samantha Mathis, Christian Slater, Tim Curry



Jack (1996) 6.5
Post Date: 10/12/2016
Hollywood Pictures
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola 
Robin Williams, Bill Cosby, Jennifer Lopez, Diane Lane


Post Date: 4/1/2016
Disney 
Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, John- Rhys-Davies, Gilbert Gottfried, Douglas Seale



Mirror Mirror  (2012) 6
Post Date: 14/8/2016
Relativity Entertainment
Directed by Tarsem Singh
Julia Roberts, Nathan Lane, Armie Hammer, Lily Collins





The Best Of Times (1986) 6
Post Date: 19/5/2016
Kings Road Entertainment
Directed by Roger Spottiswoode
Robin Williams, Kurt Russell, Pamela Reed


Baja Okalahoma (1988) 5.5
Post Date: 31/1/2017
HBO 
Directed by Bobby Roth
Lesley Ann Warren, Julia Roberts



Death to Smoochy (2002) 5.5
Post Date: 25/5/2016
Film4 Productions 
Directed by Danny Devito 
Robin Williams, Ed Norton, Jon Stewart

Post Date: 13/11/2016
Delphi Premier
Directed by Paul Mazursky
Robin Williams, Maria Conchita Alonso, Cleavant Derricks


Club Paradise (1986) 4.5
Post Date: 7/5/2016
Warner Bros.
Directed by Harold Ramis
Robin Williams, Twiggy, Jimmy Cliff, Peter O'Toole, Rick Moranis, Eugene Levy


Cadillac Man (1990) 4.5
Post Date: 23/8/2016
Orion Pictures
Directed by Roger Donaldson 
Robin Williams, Tim Robbins, Pamela Reed, Fran Drescher 


Popeye (1980) 4
Post Date: 16/7/2016
Paramount Pictures/Walt Disney Pictures
Directed by Robert Altman
Robin Williams, Shelley Duvall


Satisfaction (1988) 3.5
Post Date: 1/11/2016
20th Century Fox
Directed by Joan Freeman
Justine Bateman, Liam Neeson, Julia Roberts 



Toys (1992) 3
Post Date: 4/6/2016
Baltimore Pictures
Directed by Barry Levinson 
Robin Williams, Joan Cusack, LL Cool J, Robin Wright, Michael Gambon

Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
Post Date: 4/3/2017
Miramax Films
Directed by Woody Allen
Woody Allen, Alan Alda, Goldie Hawn, Edward Norton, Drew Barrymore, Julia Roberts



I Love Trouble (1994) 2 
Post Date: 22/9/2016
Touchstone Pictures 
Directed by Charles Shyer
Julia Roberts, Nick Nolte, Robert Loggia 


Seize The Day (1986) 2
Post Date: 19/10/2016
HBO 
Directed by Fielder Cook
Robin Williams, Jerry Stiller

Post Date: 14/2/2017
20th Century Fox
Directed by Joseph Ruben
Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergen


Blood Red (1989) (originally produced in 1986) 2
Post Date: 19/2/2017
Olive Films 
Directed by Peter Masterson
Eric Roberts, Julia Roberts, Dennis Hopper, Michael Madsen 



Pret-A-Porter (1994) 1
Post Date: 17/2/2017
Miramix 
Directed by Robert Altman
Julia Roberts, Tim Robbins, Rupert Everett, Richard E. Grant



Dying Young (1991) 1 
Post Date: 6/2/2017
20th Century Fox
Directed by Joel Schumacher
Julia Roberts, Campbell Scott, Vincent D'Onofrio 


Firehouse (1987) 1
Post Date: 15/6/2017
Cinema Sciences Corporation

  
Can I Do It Til I Need Glasses? (1977) 1
Post Date: 18/12/2016
Columbia Pictures
Directed by I. Robert Levy
Robin Williams, I. Robert Levy, Angelyne, Ron Jeremy

Post Date: 7/7/2016
Interscope Communications
Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Annabella Sciorra, Max Von Sydow 

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