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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 Gottleib, Michael Elias ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottleib ; directed by Carl Reiner, (videorecording DVD)

The jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottleib, Michael Elias ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottleib ; directed by Carl Reiner, (videorecording 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 Gottleib, Michael Elias ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottleib ; directed by Carl Reiner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English (Dolby digital 5.1), Spanish (2.0 mono.), French (2.0 mono.); Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
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
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  • 1945-
  • 1922-
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  • Martin, Steve
  • Peters, Bernadette
  • Mason, Jackie
  • Gottleib, Carl
  • Elias, Michael
  • Adams, Catlin
  • Reiner, Carl
Runtime
94
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  • Inventors
  • Adoptees
  • Wealth
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The jerk, Universal ; an Aspen Film Society, William E. McEuen-David V. Picker production ; a Carl Reiner film ; screenplay by Steve Martin, Carl Gottleib, Michael Elias ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottleib ; directed by Carl Reiner, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: "Tonight you belong to me" (learn how to play this classic tune on the ukulele) -- The lost filmstrips of Father Carolos Las Vegas De Cordova
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
26th anniversary ed. ; Widescreen format.
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 control number
  • ocm60696545
  • (OCoLC)60696545
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 surround sound or 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
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 Gottleib, Michael Elias ; story by Steve Martin & Carl Gottleib ; directed by Carl Reiner, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: "Tonight you belong to me" (learn how to play this classic tune on the ukulele) -- The lost filmstrips of Father Carolos Las Vegas De Cordova
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
26th anniversary ed. ; Widescreen format.
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 control number
  • ocm60696545
  • (OCoLC)60696545
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 surround sound or 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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