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The jerk [videorecording] / 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.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

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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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library DVD JERK (Text) 37801000471860 DVD DVD None 09/03/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417045655
  • ISBN: 9781417045655
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 26th anniversary edition.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features: learn how to play "Tonight you belong to me" on the ukelele; the lost filmstrips of Father Carlos Las Vegas de Cordova.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- "Tonight you belong to me" (learn how toplay this classic tune on the ukulele) -- The lost filmstrips of Father Carolos Las Vegas De Cordova -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 ; Spanish Dolby digital 2.0 mono ; French Dolby digital 2.0 mono -- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Jack Elliott ; edited by Bud Molin ; director of photography, Victor J. Kemper.
Participant or Performer Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround sound.
Language Note:
Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Inventors > Drama.
Adoptees > Drama.
Wealth > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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