Carol Kane

Biography: Carol Kane was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Michael Myron Kane, an architect and Joy Fetterman Kane, a jazz singer. The family moved to New York City when Carol was 8 years old. Carol started acting professionally in the theater at age 14. She worked in theater from time to time, and worked as an extra in New York productions to make ends meet. Carol’s break-through in movies was in “Carnal Knowledge” (1971), playing a prostitute. Her most famous TV role was on the sitcom Taxi as Simka, the immigrant wife of Latka, played by Andy Kaufman. Carol has made many appearances in movies and television. In 2005 she returned to stage, playing Madame Morrible in the Toronto production of the musical, “Wicked.”

Carol Kane's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 44
Highest Metascore: 77 The Princess Bride
Lowest Metascore: 22 Jawbreaker
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 15
  2. Negative: 8 out of 15
15 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
53 Ava's Possessions Mar 4, 2016 Talia 4.3
tbd Addiction: A 60's Love Story May 14, 2015 Cecilia tbd
34 Emoticon May 30, 2014 Hannah Song tbd
tbd Clutter May 2, 2014 Linda Bradford 5.0
54 Thanks for Sharing Sep 20, 2013 Roberta 6.7
tbd My Girlfriend's Boyfriend Apr 22, 2010 Barbara 6.0
64 Guest of Cindy Sherman Mar 27, 2009 Herself tbd
30 The Pacifier Mar 4, 2005 Helga 5.2
33 Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Feb 20, 2004 Miss Baggoli 5.3
30 Love in the Time of Money Nov 1, 2002 Joey 1.0
48 My First Mister Oct 12, 2001 Mrs. Benson 8.3
64 The Tic Code Aug 4, 2000 Miss Gimpole 9.0
22 Jawbreaker Feb 19, 1999 Ms. Sherwood 8.9
tbd Big Bully Jan 26, 1996 Faith Bigger 7.6
28 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues May 24, 1994 Carla 7.5
35 My Blue Heaven Aug 17, 1990 Shaldeen 7.5
38 Scrooged Nov 23, 1988 Ghost Of Christmas Present 8.5
77 The Princess Bride Sep 25, 1987 Valerie 8.5
52 Ishtar May 15, 1987 Carol 5.6