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: 55
Highest Metascore: 92 Annie Hall
Lowest Metascore: 22 Jawbreaker
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 25
  2. Negative: 9 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
78 The Sisters Brothers Sep 21, 2018 Mrs. Sisters 7.4
77 Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond — Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton Nov 17, 2017 Herself / Herself 8.7
53 Ava's Possessions Mar 4, 2016 Talia 4.2
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 tbd
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 5.5
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 tbd
48 My First Mister Oct 12, 2001 Mrs. Benson 8.3
64 The Tic Code Aug 4, 2000 Miss Gimpole tbd
22 Jawbreaker Feb 19, 1999 Ms. Sherwood 8.9
76 Trees Lounge Oct 11, 1996 Connie tbd
tbd Big Bully Jan 26, 1996 Faith Bigger 7.6
28 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues May 24, 1994 Carla 7.5
62 Addams Family Values Nov 19, 1993 Granny 7.6
35 My Blue Heaven Aug 17, 1990 Shaldeen 8.0
38 Scrooged Nov 23, 1988 Ghost Of Christmas Present 8.1
36 License to Drive Jul 6, 1988 Mrs. Anderson tbd
77 The Princess Bride Sep 25, 1987 Valerie 8.5
52 Ishtar May 15, 1987 Carol 5.4
52 Jumpin' Jack Flash Oct 10, 1986 Cynthia tbd
58 When a Stranger Calls Oct 26, 1979 Jill Johnson tbd
92 Annie Hall Apr 20, 1977 Allison 8.2
86 Dog Day Afternoon Dec 25, 1975 Jenny 8.8
89 The Last Detail Dec 12, 1973 Young Whore 7.1
tbd Ghost Light TBA Madeline Styne tbd