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: 54
Highest Metascore: 80 Howl's Moving Castle
Lowest Metascore: 26 Waiting for Forever
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 25
  2. Negative: 4 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
75 I'll See You in My Dreams May 15, 2015 Carol Petersen / Carol Petersen 7.0
62 Hello I Must Be Going Sep 7, 2012 Ruth Minsky / Ruth Minsky 7.6
63 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 Aug 6, 2008 Greta 6.7
61 Stolen Apr 21, 2006 Isabella Stewart Gardner 7.5
80 Howl's Moving Castle Jun 10, 2005 Madame Suliman 8.9
73 Meet the Parents Oct 6, 2000 Dina Byrnes 9.0
65 The Prince of Tides Dec 25, 1991 Sally Wingo tbd
73 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge Nov 23, 1990 Grace Barron 9.0