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Number: 2005

poster Jerk, The

IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (49579 votes)

Country: USA, 94 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy

Director(s): Carl Reiner

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
Navin is an idiot. He grew up in Mississippi as adopted son of a black family but on his 18th birthday he feels he wants to discover the rest of the world and sets out to St. Louis. There everyone exploits his naivety, but then a simple invention brings him a fortune.

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Cast:

photo Steve Martin Steve Martin Navin / Cat Juggler
photo Bernadette Peters Bernadette Peters Marie
photo Catlin Adams Catlin Adams Patty Bernstein
photo Mabel King Mabel King Mother
photo Richard Ward Richard Ward Father

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1