The Jerk

1979

Carl Reiner
Director

Goofy, amaible comedy of loser Navin Johnson (born a poor black child) who makes well in the world (sort-of). Packed so full of gags that one of them at least should make you laugh (there are two of them that get me giggling for hours).

Jerk
28th April 1998
DVD




1.33:1


26th July 2005
DVD









Steve Martin
Navin Johnson
Bernadette Peters
Marie Kimball
Catlin Adams
Patty Bernstein
Mabel King
Mother
Richard Ward
Father
Dick Anthony Williams
Taj
Helena Carroll
Hester
Renn Woods
Elvira (as Ren Wood)
Sonny Terry
Blues Singer
Brownie McGhee
Blues Singer (as Brownie McGee)
David Landsberg
Bank Manager
Lenny Montana
Con Man
Clete Roberts
Announcer
Frances E. Williams
Grandma Johnson
Lydia McGhee
Cleotis Johnson
Niko Denise Holmes
Satch Johnson
Shawn Harris
Pierre Johnson
Nyles Harris
Leroy Johnson (as Niles Harris)
Susan Denise Harrison
Lisa Johnson
Douglas S. Close
Fireman
Sharon Johansen
Mrs. Hartounian
Alston Ahern
Bride
Lawrence Green
Father of Bride
Ken Magee
Carnival Rube
Tom J. Delaney
Tourist
Alfred Dennis
Irving
Marc Loge
Farm Boy
Jon Leichter
Billy
Lillian Adams
Tillie
Joe Lynn
Voodoo Dancer
Maurice Marsac
French Waiter
Gene LeBell
Con Man (as Gene Lebell)
Jerry G. Velasco
Man in Garden
Kimberly Cameron
Disco Party
Elizabeth Macey
Disco Party
Richie Reiner
Disco Party
Daniel Trevor
Disco Party
Luis Contreras
Extra in 'Cat Juggling' Scene (uncredited)
Larry Hankin
Circus Hand (uncredited)
Flower Parry
Bag Lady (uncredited)
Gailard Sartain
Guy with Cracked Airplane Seats (uncredited)
William Schallert
Judge M.A. Loring (uncredited)
Domingo Ambriz
Father de Cordoba
Maurice Evans
Hobart
Richard Foronjy
Con Man
Carl Gottlieb
Iron Balls McGinty
Fred Lerner
Con Man
Bill Macy
Stan Fox
Jackie Mason
Harry Hartounian
Dick O'Neill
Frosy
Carl Reiner
himself
Rob Reiner
Pepe Serna
Punk #1
Trinidad Silva
Punk
M. Emmet Walsh
madman