Blythe Danner

Biography: Blythe Danner studied acting and got her degree from Bard College and began her career in Boston theater companies. She made her theatrical debut as Laura in "The Glass Menagerie." By 25, she won the Theater World Award for her work in Moliere's "The Miser" at Lincoln Center. She also won the 1970 Tony award for her role in "Butterflies Are Free". She made her film premiere in the same year in the television production of "Dr. Cook's Garden". For 25 years she has been a regular performer at the Williamstown Summer Theater Festival. She has also been nominated for Tony's for performances in "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "Betrayal". Married to director Bruce Paltrow, she is the mother of two acting children Gwyneth and Jake Paltrow.

Blythe Danner's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 52
Highest Metascore: 80 Howl's Moving Castle
Lowest Metascore: 26 Waiting for Forever
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 21
  2. Negative: 3 out of 21
21 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
62 Hello I Must Be Going Sep 7, 2012 Ruth Minsky / Ruth Minsky 7.6
39 The Lucky One Apr 20, 2012 Cast / Ellie / Nana 5.6
52 Detachment Mar 16, 2012 Ms. Perkins 8.0
57 Paul Mar 18, 2011 Tara Walton 7.0
26 Waiting for Forever Feb 4, 2011 Miranda Twist 6.2
27 Little Fockers Dec 22, 2010 Dina Byrnes 4.2
41 The Lightkeepers May 7, 2010 Mrs. Bascom 4.0
63 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 Aug 6, 2008 Greta 6.7
57 The Last Kiss Sep 15, 2006 Anna 5.0
61 Stolen Apr 21, 2006 Isabella Stewart Gardner 7.5
52 Three Days of Rain Sep 30, 2005 Beverly 9.3
80 Howl's Moving Castle Jun 10, 2005 Madame Suliman 8.9
41 Meet the Fockers Dec 22, 2004 Dina Byrnes 5.4
56 Sylvia Oct 17, 2003 Aurelia Plath 5.8
40 The Invisible Circus Feb 2, 2001 Gail 7.0
73 Meet the Parents Oct 6, 2000 Dina Byrnes 7.1
46 Forces of Nature Mar 19, 1999 Virginia 4.8
60 The X Files Jun 19, 1998 Jana Cassidy 8.1
45 Mad City Nov 7, 1997 Mrs. Banks 7.4
58 The Myth of Fingerprints Sep 17, 1997 Lena 6.3
73 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge Nov 23, 1990 Grace Barron 9.0