Richard Dreyfuss

Biography: Richard Dreyfuss was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1947. He is one of America's most recognizable leading men, having starred in countless role's allowing the brash nature of the imperfect fairytale hero to shine through. Dreyfuss was originally the youngest man to win an Oscar for The Goodbye Girl in 1977 at the age of 30, the title has passed to Adrien Brody in 2003. Richard Dreyfuss' works include, The Graduate, In The Shadow of a Gunman, Catch 22, Close Encounters of a Third Kind, Mr. Hollands Opus and Krippendorf's Tribe. In the 1980's when Dreyfuss had a string of bad movie's, he suffered from drug addiction which resulted in memory loss, because of this, he has no memory of filming the movie Whose Life is it Anyway. Dreyfuss has been married three times, most recently in 2006 and has three children: Emily, Benjamin and Harry Spencer.

Richard Dreyfuss' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 91 Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Lowest Metascore: 31 In Search of Peace
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 26
  2. Negative: 7 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
59 Milius TBA Himself tbd
35 Very Good Girls Jul 25, 2014 Danny tbd
33 Paranoia Aug 16, 2013 Cast / Frank Cassidy 3.7
70 Casting By Jul 26, 2013 Himself 8.5
81 No Feb 15, 2013 Himself 7.2
60 RED Oct 15, 2010 Alexander Dunning 7.0
53 Piranha 3-D Aug 20, 2010 Dr. Gordon Raybanks / Matt Boyd 5.7
41 The Lightkeepers May 7, 2010 Executive Producer / Seth 4.0
34 My Life in Ruins Jun 5, 2009 Irv 6.8
56 W. Oct 17, 2008 Dick Cheney 5.0
50 Poseidon May 12, 2006 Richard Nelson 5.9
47 Silver City Sep 17, 2004 Chuck Raven 5.7
36 Who Is Cletis Tout? Jul 26, 2002 Micah Tobias 7.7
31 In Search of Peace Dec 14, 2001 Yitzhak Rabin tbd
37 The Crew Aug 25, 2000 Bobby Bartellemeo/Narrator 7.0
58 Night Falls on Manhattan May 16, 1997 Sam Vigoda tbd
67 The American President Nov 17, 1995 Senator Bob Rumson 7.6
88 Quiz Show Sep 14, 1994 Executive Producer 8.1
60 What About Bob? May 17, 1991 Dr. Leo Marvin 7.9
71 Postcards from the Edge Sep 12, 1990 Doctor Frankenthal 7.0
50 Always Dec 22, 1989 Pete Sandich 5.3
33 Let It Ride Aug 18, 1989 Jay Trotter 7.4
82 Down and Out in Beverly Hills Jan 31, 1986 Dave Whiteman 7.0
91 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Nov 16, 1977 Roy Neary 7.5
79 Jaws Jun 20, 1975 Matt Hooper 8.7
77 The Graduate Dec 21, 1967 Boarding House Resident 8.3