Morton & Hayes (1991– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 25 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Rob Reiner hosts a showing of the long-lost films of that wacky old comedy team 'Morton & Hayes'... which is really just an excuse for Christopher Guest, Joe Flaherty & Dick Blasucci to ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 980 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Morton & Hayes" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Morton & Hayes (1991– )

Morton & Hayes (1991– ) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Morton & Hayes.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1991  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Film school grad Nick Chapman thought his career was made after his award winning short film, but discovered Hollywood wasn't as easy as it seems.

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Emily Longstreth
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A coming-of-age tale set in Brooklyn during the late '50s which centers around the high school life of a group of teens that have to deal with racial tensions at their interracial vocational high school.

Director: Robert Brooks
Stars: David Edwin Knight, Sandra Bullock, Kevin Otto
Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (TV Movie 1993)
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

When an abused heiress grows to giant size because of her encounter with aliens, she decides to get revenge on her cheating husband and those who annoyed her.

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Daryl Hannah, Daniel Baldwin, William Windom
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show (TV Series 2009)
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Stars: Kevin Pollak, Samm Levine, Paget Brewster
Drama | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Things have been tough lately for Amelia. Her best friend moved out of the apartment, her cat got cancer, and now her best friend, Laura, is getting married. She copes with things, from the... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Holofcener
Stars: Catherine Keener, Anne Heche, Amy Braverman
Family Tree (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Centers on 30-year-old Tom Chadwick who, after losing his job and his girlfriend, begins exploring his family heritage after inheriting a mysterious box from a great aunt he never met. ... See full summary »

Stars: Chris O'Dowd, Tom Bennett, Nina Conti
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Mockumentary captures the reunion of 1960s folk trio the Folksmen as they prepare for a show at The Town Hall to memorialize a recently deceased concert promoter.

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy, Michael McKean
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

An aspiring director and the marginally talented amateur cast of a hokey small-town Missouri musical production go overboard when they learn that someone from Broadway will be in attendance.

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Catherine O'Hara
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Catherine O'Hara, Parker Posey, Christopher Guest
D.O.A. (TV Movie 1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Christa Campbell, Thomas Garner, Christopher Guest
Coming of Age (1988–1989)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Stars: Paul Dooley, Phyllis Newman, Alan Young
The Thick of It (TV Movie 2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A put-upon member of Congress is harassed by inept politicians. Based on the BBC series, "The Thick of It."

Director: Christopher Guest
Stars: Carrie Aizley, Priya Ayyar, Alex Borstein
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Chick Morton (6 episodes, 1991)
Bob Amaral ...
 Eddie Hayes (6 episodes, 1991)
...
 Himself (6 episodes, 1991)
...
 Mr. Franklin / ... (3 episodes, 1991)
...
 Crooner / ... (3 episodes, 1991)
...
 Beatrice Caldicott / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
Maria Parkinson ...
 Abigail Caldecott / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
Raye Birk ...
 Butler / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
Clive Rosengren ...
 Cop (2 episodes, 1991)
Hamilton Camp ...
 Hunchback / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
Edit

Storyline

Rob Reiner hosts a showing of the long-lost films of that wacky old comedy team 'Morton & Hayes'... which is really just an excuse for Christopher Guest, Joe Flaherty & Dick Blasucci to make their own comedy shorts a la Abbott & Costello. Written by msb <suburton@u.washington.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 July 1991 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Partners in Life (1990) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Very Clever Show . Unfortunately Clever does not equal success.
2 March 2008 | by (pa) – See all my reviews

I remember being one the few people to watch this show and thinking how different and clever it is. Rob Reiner would narrate each episode about a fictional Laurel-and-Hardy-esquire comedy act from the golden age of television whose archive footage was lost and recently found. All episodes were in black and white and were made to look exactly like the 1920s. Like early television, episodes had little dialog and were thin on plots. If you enjoyed watching the "Three Stooge" or "Abbott & Costello", this was great show for you. Unfortunately, CBS was not too high on this show and aired it in the middle of the summer. Predictably no one really watched. Even had it aired in the fall, it is doubtful that it would have found an audience as viewers at the time were into younger shows like "Beverly Hills 90210" and have shown that they will not watch nostalgic shows from before like 1960 (ie."Brooklyn Bridge", "Clubhouse", "I'll Fly Away").


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What Happened the Night of the Last Episode? Shep-4
Completely forgot about this show thedeeperwell
Discuss Morton & Hayes (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?