Tell Me a Riddle (1980)

PG   |    |  Drama


Tell Me a Riddle (1980) Poster

Touching story of elderly couple David and Eva who go on one last journey across the USA when they discover Eva is dying, ending up with their granddaughter Jeannie in San Francisco.

TIP
Add this title to your Watchlist
Save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch.

6.5/10
138

Videos


Photos

  • Lila Kedrova in Tell Me a Riddle (1980)
  • Brooke Adams and Lila Kedrova in Tell Me a Riddle (1980)
  • Melvyn Douglas and Lila Kedrova in Tell Me a Riddle (1980)
  • Lila Kedrova in Tell Me a Riddle (1980)
  • Tell Me a Riddle (1980)
  • Brooke Adams, Melvyn Douglas, and Lila Kedrova in Tell Me a Riddle (1980)

See all photos

More of What You Love

Find what you're looking for even quicker with the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


6 December 2006 | bkshovel
10
| Tell Me a Riddle ranks as one of the best films to have ever come out of Hollywood
Tell Me A Riddle is, in my estimation, one of if not the best film to have ever come out of Hollywood. As one of the irredeemable 'males' who are responsive only to brute force, jump cuts, and endless blow-ups, I would like to say 'not fair'. Any woman who cannot take her man to this film is clearly a woman who has selected as her partner a desensitized, muscle-headed oaf. The pitiable thing is that Hollywood is capable of producing masterpieces but, by force of the profit motive, seldom bothers and, when it does bother, as in the case of Tell Me A Riddle, the film is given minimum distribution and quickly disappears from the rental and retail shelves as well as the television movie channels.

Critic Reviews


Ralph Macchio on the Strange 'Karate Kid' Reboot Ideas

"Cobra Kai" isn't the first The Karate Kid reboot Ralph Macchio has been pitched in the years since the original released ...

Watch now

Featured on IMDb

See what movies and TV series IMDb editors are excited about this month and check out our guide to superheroes, horror movies, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com