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The Resource The Jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, Michael Elias ; directed by Carl Reiner, (DVD)

The Jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, Michael Elias ; directed by Carl Reiner, (DVD)

Label
The Jerk
Title
The Jerk
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, Michael Elias ; directed by Carl Reiner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A rags-to-riches-to-rags story. Navin Johnson, adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, produces some crazy inventions that lead him from rags to riches and right back to rags
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Jack Elliott ; edited by Bud Molin ; director of photography, Victor J. Kemper ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottlieb
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish with optional subtitles in Spanish or French and English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.J47
PerformerNote
Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Catlin Adams, Mabel King, Richard Ward, Dick Anthony Williams, Bill Macy, M. Emmett Walsh, Dick O'Neill, Maurice Evans, Helena Carroll, Jackie Mason
Runtime
94
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The Jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, Michael Elias ; directed by Carl Reiner, (DVD)
Label
The Jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, Michael Elias ; directed by Carl Reiner, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features include learn how to play "Tonight you belong to me" on the ukelele; the lost filmstrips of Father Carlos Las Vegas de Cordova; original theatrical trailer; production notes
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm60696545
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
26th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9781417045655
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192734021
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27340
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround sound (English); 2.0 mono. (French and Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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