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: 53
Highest Metascore: 80 Howl's Moving Castle
Lowest Metascore: 26 Waiting for Forever
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 24
  2. Negative: 4 out of 24
24 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
60 Tumbledown Feb 5, 2016 Ellen / Ellen 6.6
52 Detachment Mar 16, 2012 Ms. Perkins 8.0
57 Paul Mar 18, 2011 Tara Walton 7.0
41 The Lightkeepers May 7, 2010 Mrs. Bascom 4.0
57 The Last Kiss Sep 15, 2006 Anna 5.1
52 Three Days of Rain Sep 30, 2005 Beverly 9.3
41 Meet the Fockers Dec 22, 2004 Dina Byrnes 6.8
56 Sylvia Oct 17, 2003 Aurelia Plath 5.8
40 The Invisible Circus Feb 2, 2001 Gail 5.5
46 Forces of Nature Mar 19, 1999 Virginia 8.2
60 The X Files Jun 19, 1998 Jana Cassidy 8.3
45 Mad City Nov 7, 1997 Mrs. Banks 8.6
58 The Myth of Fingerprints Sep 17, 1997 Lena 6.3