Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007) HBO

For someone who’s spent a lifetime laughing about people, golden-age comic Don Rickles has sure made a lot of friends. From Robin Williams and Chris Rock to Clint Eastwood and Sidney Poitier, a host of Hollywood stars step up in Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project to celebrate this comedic legend in his own time. Directed by John Landis, Mr. Warmth reveals the background of one of the legends of comedy.

 

2008 Emmy Award Winner


Directed by: John Landis

Producers:?Robert Engelman, John Landis, Mike Richardson, Larry Rickles

 

Harry Dean Stanton: Himself/Private Willard (also archive footage)
John Landis: Himself/Sister Rosa Stigmata
Don Rickles: Himself/Crapgame/Petty Officer Ruby/Crane/Nellie/Anne Bancroft/ (also archive footage)
Clint Eastwood: Himself/Private Kelly/“Dirty” Harry Callahan (also archive footage)
Robert De Niro: Himself
Bob Newhart: Himself
Whoopi Goldberg: Herself
Steve Lawrence: Himself/Shirley MacLaine (also archive footage)
Robin Williams: Himself
Roseanne Barr: Herself
Martin Scorsese: Himself (also archive footage)
George Lopez: Himself
Jay Leno: Himself
Ernest Borgnine: Himself
Carl Reiner: Himself
James Caan: Himself
Jimmy Kimmel: Himself
Howard Blank: Himself
Tom Smothers: Himself
Dick Smothers: Himself

Cast:

Harry Dean Stanton: Himself/Private Willard (also archive footage)

John Landis: Himself/Sister Rosa StigmataDon Rickles: Himself/Crapgame/Petty Officer Ruby/Crane/Nellie/Anne Bancroft/ (also archive footage)

Clint Eastwood: Himself/Private Kelly/“Dirty” Harry Callahan (also archive footage)

Robert De Niro: Himself

Bob Newhart: Himself

Whoopi Goldberg: Herself

Steve Lawrence: Himself

Shirley MacLaine (also archive footage)

Robin Williams: Himself

Roseanne Barr: Herself

Martin Scorsese: Himself (also archive footage)

George Lopez: Himself

Jay Leno: Himself

Ernest Borgnine: Himself

Carl Reiner: Himself

James Caan: Himself

Jimmy Kimmel: Himself

Howard Blank: Himself

Tom Smothers: Himself

Dick Smothers: Himself