Don Knotts Movies List: Best To Worst

No Time for Sergeants

No Time for Sergeants

(1958)
As:
Cast
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy
Genres:
Comedy, War
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Myron McCormick, Nick Adams, Murray Hamilton, Howard Smith
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

(1963)
As:
Cast
Director:
Stanley Kramer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Buster Keaton, Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett
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The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

(1966)
As:
Cast
Role:
Luther Heggs
Director:
Alan Rafkin
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Joan Staley, Liam Redmond, Dick Sargent, Skip Homeier
Pleasantville
PG-13

Pleasantville

(1998)
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Ross
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Paul Walker, Tobey Maguire, Reese Witherspoon, William H. Macy, Joan Allen
The Private Eyes
PG

The Private Eyes

(1980)
As:
Cast
Role:
Inspector Winship
Director:
Lang Elliott
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tim Conway, Grace Zabriskie, Bernard Fox, Trisha Noble
Move Over, Darling

Move Over, Darling

(1963)
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Gordon
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Polly Bergen, James Garner, Doris Day, Thelma Ritter
The Reluctant Astronaut

The Reluctant Astronaut

(1967)
As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Fleming
Director:
Edward Montagne
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Leslie Nielsen, Jesse White, Jeanette Nolan, Melissa Gilbert
How to Frame a Figg
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How to Frame a Figg

(1971)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Hollis Alexander Figg
Director:
Alan Rafkin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Edward Andrews, Yvonne Craig, Joe Flynn, Elaine Joyce
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The Shakiest Gun in the West

(1968)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jesse W. Heywood
Director:
Alan Rafkin
Genres:
Western, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jackie Coogan, Don 'Red' Barry, Ruth McDevitt, Barbara Rhoades
No Deposit, No Return
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No Deposit, No Return

(1976)
As:
Cast
Role:
Bert
Director:
Norman Tokar
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
David Niven, Darren McGavin, Barbara Feldon, Herschel Bernardi
Wake Me When It's Over

Wake Me When It's Over

(1960)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Percy Warren
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ernie Kovacs, Jack Warden, Dick Shawn, Nobu McCarthy
The Apple Dumpling Gang
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The Apple Dumpling Gang

(1975)
As:
Cast
Role:
Theodore Ogelvie
Director:
Norman Tokar
Genres:
Western, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Bill Bixby, Susan Clark, David Wayne, Tim Conway
The Love God?
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The Love God?

(1969)
As:
Cast
Role:
Abner Audubon Peacock IV
Director:
Nat Hiken
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Edmond O'Brien, Anne Francis, James Gregory, Maureen Arthur
Hot Lead and Cold Feet
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Hot Lead and Cold Feet

(1978)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheriff Denver Kid
Director:
Robert Butler
Genres:
Western, Family, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Jim Dale, Darren McGavin, Jack Elam, Karen Valentine
The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again
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The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again

(1979)
As:
Cast
Role:
Theodore
Director:
Vincent McEveety
Genres:
Family, Western, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tim Matheson, Kenneth Mars, Tim Conway, Elyssa Davalos
The Last Time I Saw Archie

The Last Time I Saw Archie

(1961)
As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Webb
Genres:
Romance, War, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Webb, Martha Hyer, Robert Mitchum, France Nuyen
Gus
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Gus

(1976)
As:
Cast
Role:
Coach Venner
Director:
Vincent McEveety
Genres:
Comedy, Sport, Family
Star Cast:
Edward Asner, Tim Conway, Gary Grimes, Louise Williams
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo
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Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo

(1977)
As:
Cast
Role:
Wheely Applegate
Director:
Vincent McEveety
Genres:
Family, Romance, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Julie Sommars, Dean Jones, Roy Kinnear, Jacques Marin
The Prize Fighter
PG

The Prize Fighter

(1979)
As:
Cast
Role:
Shake
Director:
Michael Preece
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
David Wayne, Tim Conway, Robin Clarke, Cisse Cameron
Cannonball Run II
PG

Cannonball Run II

(1984)
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Needham
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Burt Reynolds, Frank Sinatra, Jamie Farr, Dom DeLuise
Mule Feathers
PG

Mule Feathers

(1977)
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator / The Mule
Director:
Donald R. von Mizener
Genres:
Comedy, Western
Star Cast:
Rory Calhoun, Angela Richardson, Arthur Roberts, Ken Smedberg
Big Bully
PG

Big Bully

(1996)
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Miner
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeffrey Tambor, Tom Arnold, Carol Kane, Rick Moranis

TV Movie(s)

I Love a Mystery

I Love a Mystery

(1973)
As:
Cast
Role:
Alexander Archer
Director:
Leslie Stevens
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Ida Lupino, Jack Weston, David Hartman, Les Crane
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The Man Who Came to Dinner

(1972)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Bradley
Director:
Buzz Kulik
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Edward Andrews, Lee Remick, Joan Collins, Orson Welles
Quints
TV-G

Quints

(2000)
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Corcoran
Genres:
Drama, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Daniel Roebuck, Shadia Simmons, Jake Epstein, Kimberly J. Brown
Return to Mayberry

Return to Mayberry

(1986)
As:
Cast
Role:
Barney Fife
Director:
Bob Sweeney
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Jim Nabors, Aneta Corsaut
Jingle Bells
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Jingle Bells

(1999)
As:
Cast
Role:
Kris
Director:
Bert Ring
Star Cast:
Jason Alexander, Mae Whitman, James Eckhouse, Shelley Long

Animation(s)

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The Griffin and the Minor Canon (2002)

As:
Cast
Role:
Messenger 1
Director:
Bill Blaker
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Chris Sarandon, John Corbett, David Selby, Linda Purl
Wait Till Your Father Gets Home

Wait Till Your Father Gets Home (1972)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Bosley, Lennie Weinrib, Jack Burns, Jonathan Winters
The New Scooby-Doo Movies
TV-G

The New Scooby-Doo Movies (1972)

As:
Cast
Director:
Joseph Barbera, William Hanna
Genres:
Mystery, Animation, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Jodie Foster, Don Messick
Fish Police

Fish Police (1992)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Edward Asner, John Ritter, Tim Curry, Robert Guillaume
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Hermie & Friends (2004)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Rick Eldridge
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Tim Conway, Melissa Disney, Tai Anderson, Brad Avery
The Little Troll Prince

The Little Troll Prince (1987)

As:
Cast
Role:
Professor Nidaros
Director:
Ray Patterson
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Cloris Leachman, Danny Cooksey, Vincent Price, Jonathan Winters
Hermie & Friends: Flo the Lyin' Fly

Hermie & Friends: Flo the Lyin' Fly (2004)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Demetre Gionis
Genres:
Short, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Vicki Lawrence, Tim Conway, Melissa Disney, Tai Anderson
Hermie & Friends: Webster the Scaredy Spider

Hermie & Friends: Webster the Scaredy Spider (2004)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Demetre Gionis
Genres:
Short, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Vicki Lawrence, Tahj Mowry, Tim Conway, Melissa Disney
Johnny Bravo
TV-Y7

Johnny Bravo (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Tingblad, Russell Calabrese, Van Partible, Butch Hartman, John McIntyre
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Adam West, Jeff Bennett, Brenda Vaccaro, Mae Whitman, Tom Kenny
Inspector Gadget
TV-Y

Inspector Gadget (1983)

As:
Cast
Director:
Raymond Jafelice, Ken Stephenson, Bruno Bianchi, Dave Cox, Edouard David
Genres:
Crime, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Mystery, Family, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Frank Welker, Don Adams, Don Francks, Dan Hennessey
Garfield and Friends
TV-Y

Garfield and Friends (1988)

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Hogan, Mitch Schauer, Becky Bristow, James West, Vincent Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Howard Morris, Gregg Berger, Frank Welker, James Earl Jones
Hermie: A Common Caterpillar

Hermie: A Common Caterpillar (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Demetre Gionis
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Tim Conway, Melissa Disney, Sam Mercurio, Wayne Powers
Timmy's Gift: A Precious Moments Christmas

Timmy's Gift: A Precious Moments Christmas (1991)

As:
Cast
Role:
Titus
Director:
Rick Reinert
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Dom DeLuise, Roddy McDowall, Zachary Bostrom, Julia Dimattia
The Incredible Mr. Limpet

The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964)

As:
Cast
Role:
Henry Limpet
Director:
Arthur Lubin
Genres:
Comedy, Family, War, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Andrew Duggan, Jack Weston, Larry Keating, Carole Cook
Cats Don't Dance
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Cats Don't Dance (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Dindal
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Musical, Family
Star Cast:
Kathy Najimy, Scott Bakula, Ashley Peldon, Jasmine Guy
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night
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Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night (1987)

As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Sutherland
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Tom Bosley, Edward Asner, James Earl Jones, Jonathan Harris
Hermie & Friends: Buzby, the Misbehaving Bee

Hermie & Friends: Buzby, the Misbehaving Bee (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Bill Boyce, Demetre Gionis
Genres:
Short, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Tahj Mowry, Tim Conway, Melissa Disney, Sam Mercurio
101 Dalmatians: The Series
TV-Y

101 Dalmatians: The Series (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Victor Cook, Ken Boyer, Skip Jones, Tony Craig, Roberts Gannaway
Genres:
Family, Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jeff Bennett, Tara Strong, Frank Welker, Kath Soucie
Tom Sawyer
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Tom Sawyer (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Sabella, Phil Mendez
Genres:
Animation, Family, Musical
Star Cast:
Betty White, Hynden Walch, Clea Lewis, Rhett Akins
Chicken Little
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Chicken Little (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Mayor Turkey Lurkey
Director:
Mark Dindal
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Adam West, Zach Braff, Garry Marshall, Patrick Stewart
Odd Job Jack

Odd Job Jack (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Adrian Carter, Denny Silverthorne
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Cross, Henry Rollins, Don McKellar, Matthew Ferguson, Jeremy Diamond
Fatherhood
TV-G

Fatherhood (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jamie Mitchell
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Blair Underwood, Ogie Banks, Marc John Jefferies, Jamai Fisher

TV Shows and Videos

The Steve Allen Show

The Steve Allen Show (1956)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dwight Hemion
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Steve Allen, Gene Rayburn, Skitch Henderson, Ginger Rogers
The New Steve Allen Show

The New Steve Allen Show (1961)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Binder
Genres:
Talk-Show, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steve Allen, Mel Brooks
The ABC Comedy Hour

The ABC Comedy Hour (1972)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dwight Hemion
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Frank Gorshin, Jerry Stiller, Rich Little, Tony Curtis
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Robert Montgomery Presents (1950)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Newland, James Sheldon, Norman Felton, James P. Yarbrough, Vincent J. Donehue
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Montgomery, David Niven, Jack Lemmon, Leslie Nielsen
The Red Skelton Show
TV-G

The Red Skelton Show (1951)

As:
Cast
Director:
Seymour Berns, Bill Hobin, John Gaunt, Terry Kyne, Martin Rackin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Red Skelton, David Rose and His Orchestra, Art Gilmore, Bela Lugosi, Telly Savalas
The Andy Griffith Show
TV-G

The Andy Griffith Show (1960)

As:
Cast
Role:
Barney Fife
Director:
Bob Sweeney, Lee Philips, Alan Rafkin, Coby Ruskin, Don Weis
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Frances Bavier, Don Rickles
The Bob Cummings Show

The Bob Cummings Show (1955)

As:
Cast
Director:
Norman Tokar, Rod Amateau, Robert Cummings
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Connie Stevens, Dwayne Hickman, Robert Cummings, Bill Baldwin
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre

Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)

As:
Cast
Director:
Stuart Rosenberg, Sydney Pollack, Ron Winston, David Butler, Lawrence Dobkin
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Fred Astaire, Bob Hope, Peggy Lipton, William Shatner
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Nashville Now (1983)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jim 'Moose' Sowards
Genres:
Music, Talk-Show
Star Cast:
Ralph Emery, Steve Wariner
Newhart
TV-G

Newhart (1982)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dick Martin, Will Mackenzie, Peter Baldwin, Michael Lessac, David Steinberg
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Maher, Bob Newhart, Mary Frann, Tom Poston, Julia Duffy
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis

The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959)

As:
Cast
Director:
Guy Scarpitta, Stanley Z. Cherry, Robert Gordon, Rod Amateau, Tom Montgomery
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Dwayne Hickman, Frank Faylen, Bob Denver, Warren Beatty
George Burns Comedy Week

George Burns Comedy Week (1985)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Martin, Phil Alden Robinson, Carl Gottlieb
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Telly Savalas, George Burns
Scooby-Doo: Night of 100 Frights
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Scooby-Doo: Night of 100 Frights (2002)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Grey DeLisle, Scott Innes, Frank Welker, B.J. Ward
That '70s Show
TV-PG

That '70s Show (1998)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Trainer
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Dwayne Johnson, Mila Kunis, Danny Masterson, Laura Prepon
Search for Tomorrow

Search for Tomorrow (1951)

As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Havinga, Michael Gliona, Andrew D. Weyman, Diana Wenman, Robert Schwartz
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Krakowski, Lisa Peluso, Mary Stuart, Sherry Mathis
Three's Company
TV-PG

Three's Company (1976)

As:
Cast
Role:
Ralph Furley
Director:
Bill Hobin, Dave Powers, Michael Ross
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Richard Kline, Suzanne Somers
McHale's Navy
TV-G

McHale's Navy (1962)

As:
Cast
Director:
Earl Bellamy, Oscar Rudolph, Norman Abbott, Hollingsworth Morse, Frank McDonald
Genres:
War, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ernest Borgnine, Tim Conway, Joe Flynn, Gary Vinson
The Girl with Something Extra

The Girl with Something Extra (1973)

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, Roger Duchowny, William Wiard, Bob Claver
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sally Field, Teri Garr, John Davidson, Jack Sheldon
Here's Lucy

Here's Lucy (1968)

As:
Cast
Director:
Coby Ruskin, Jack Donohue, Herbert Kenwith, George Marshall, Jack Baker
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz Jr.
The Joey Bishop Show

The Joey Bishop Show (1961)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jerry Paris, James V. Kern, Mel Ferber, David Lowell Rich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Thomas, Barbara Stanwyck, Abby Dalton, Joey Bishop
The Bill Cosby Show

The Bill Cosby Show (1969)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ivan Dixon, Ralph Senensky, Coby Ruskin, Harvey Hart, Bill Cosby
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Cosby, Henry Fonda, Cicely Tyson
Matlock
TV-PG

Matlock (1986)

As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Hibler, Harvey S. Laidman, Leo Penn, Frank Thackery, Robert Scheerer
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Nancy Stafford, Julie Sommars, Clarence Gilyard Jr., Billy Bob Thornton
Fantasy Island

Fantasy Island (1977)

As:
Cast
Director:
Cliff Bole, Don Weis, Earl Bellamy, George McCowan, Philip Leacock
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Adam West, Andy Griffith, Ricardo Montalban, Hervé Villechaize
The New Andy Griffith Show

The New Andy Griffith Show (1971)

As:
Cast
Director:
Lee Philips
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Lee Meriwether, Ann Morgan Guilbert, Lori Rutherford, Marty McCall
Mayberry R.F.D.

Mayberry R.F.D. (1968)

As:
Cast
Director:
Christian Nyby, Hal Cooper
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Ken Berry, George Lindsey, Jack Dodson, Paul Hartman
The Love Boat
TV-G

The Love Boat (1977)

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, Roger Duchowny, Robert Scheerer, Allen Baron, Ted Lange
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Adam West, Andy Griffith, Corey Feldman, Gavin MacLeod
Step by Step
TV-G

Step by Step (1991)

As:
Cast
Director:
Rich Correll, Patrick Duffy, Joel Zwick, John Tracy, William Bickley
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
John Stamos, Tiffani Thiessen, Seth Green, Patrick Duffy, Suzanne Somers
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The Late Summer Early Fall Bert Convy Show (1976)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Music, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Knotts
Burke's Law

Burke's Law (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Dugan, Gilbert M. Shilton, Tony Mordente, Gus Trikonis, James L. Conway
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Adam West, Corey Feldman, Gene Barry, Peter Barton, Dom DeLuise
What a Country

What a Country (1986)

As:
Cast
Director:
Russ Petranto
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ada Maris, George Murdock, Garrett M. Brown, Harry Waters Jr.
Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas

Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Troy Schmidt
Genres:
Fantasy
Star Cast:
Tim Conway, Melissa Disney, Rick Burgess, Bill 'Bubba' Bussey Jr.
Hermie & Friends: Stanley the Stinkbug Goes to Camp

Hermie & Friends: Stanley the Stinkbug Goes to Camp (2006)

As:
Cast
Role:
Wormie
Director:
Troy Schmidt
Genres:
Family, Short
Star Cast:
Judge Reinhold, Tim Conway, Rob Pottorf
Air Buddies
PG

Air Buddies (2006)

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Vince
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Michael Clarke Duncan, Molly Shannon, Jane Carr, Kelly Chapek
Don Knotts: Tied Up with Laughter

Don Knotts: Tied Up with Laughter (2011)

As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Don Knotts
She's the Sheriff

She's the Sheriff (1987)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Grossman, Alan Rafkin, Howard Storm, Gary Menteer, Russ Petranto
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Wyner, Lou Richards, Pat Carroll, Taliesin Jaffe