The Jerk (1979)

Jerk
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 44mins.
Genres Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
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Peter MacGregor-Scott Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Carl Gottlieb From Story n/a 120870 4000005
Steve Martin From Story n/a 120870 4000004
Ed Milkovich Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Victor J Kemper Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Jack Elliott Music n/a 120781 8000001
Ron Spang Associate Editor n/a 479 7000002
Bud Molin Editor n/a 172 7000001
Robert C Thomas Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Michael Elias Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Carl Gottlieb Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Daniel Trevor Actor Disco Partygoer 1 1000051
Richie Reiner Actor Disco Partygoer 1 1000050
Elizabeth Macey Actor Disco Partygoer 1 1000049
Kimberly Cameron Actor Disco Partygoer 1 1000048
Carl Reiner Director n/a 2 2000001
David V. Picker Producer n/a 3 3000001
Steve Martin Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Peter MacGregor-Scott Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
William E McEuen Producer n/a 3 3000002
Lee David Song ("You Belong to Me") 120859 8000002
Billy Rose Song ("You Belong to Me") 120859 8000003
Eddie Nelson Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
Hoppy Mehterian Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000003
William McCaughey Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000002
Charles Wilborn Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
Gordon Daniel Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000005
Gil Marchant Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000006
Henry Millar Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Conrad Palmisano Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Keith Stafford Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000008
Tony Polk Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000007
Del Acevedo Makeup n/a 353 13000002
Theadora Van Runkle Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Sonny Terry Song Performer ("Pick a Bale of Cotton") 120788 8000007
Bernadette Peters Song Performer ("You Belong to Me") 120788 8000006
Steve Martin Song Performer ("You Belong to Me") 120788 8000005
Huddie Ledbetter Song ("Pick a Bale of Cotton") 120859 8000004
Brownie McGhee Song Performer ("Pick a Bale of Cotton") 120788 8000008
Jack T Collis Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Joe Hubbard Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Richard Goddard Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
Joseph E Hubbard Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Jerry Velasco Actor Man in Garden 1 1000047
Maurice Marsac Actor French Waiter 1 1000046
Sonny Terry Actor Blues Singer 1 1000016
Pepe Serna Actor 1st Punk 1 1000015
Ren Wood Actor Elvira 1 1000014
Maurice Evans Actor Hobart 1 1000013
Brownie McGhee Actor Blues Singer 1 1000017
David Landsberg Actor Bank Manager 1 1000018
Gene LeBell Actor Con Man 1 1000022
Lenny Montana Actor Con Man 1 1000021
Richard Foronjy Actor Con Man 1 1000020
Domingo Ambriz Actor Father DeCordoba 1 1000019
Carl Reiner Actor Himself 1 1000012
Jackie Mason Actor Harry Hartounian 1 1000011
Richard Ward Actor Father 1 1000005
Mabel King Actor Mother 1 1000004
Catlin Adams Actor Patty Bernstein 1 1000003
Bernadette Peters Actor Marie 1 1000002
Dick Anthony Williams Actor Taj 1 1000006
Bill Macy Actor Stan Fox 1 1000007
Helena Carroll Actor Hester 1 1000010
Dick O'Neill Actor Frosty 1 1000009
M. Emmet Walsh Actor Madman 1 1000008
Fred Lerner Actor Con Man 1 1000023
Carl Gottlieb Actor Iron Balls McGinty 1 1000024
Tom J Delaney Actor Tourist 1 1000039
Ken Magee Actor Carnival Rube 1 1000038
Debbie Evans Actor Stunts 1 1000037
Lawrence Green Actor Bride's Father 1 1000036
Alfred Dennis Actor Irving 1 1000040
Marc Loge Actor Farm Boy 1 1000041
Joe Lynn Actor Voodoo Dancer 1 1000045
Pig Eye Jackson Actor Cat Juggler 1 1000044
Lillian Adams Actor Tillie 1 1000043
Jon Leichter Actor Billy 1 1000042
Alston Ahern Actor Bride 1 1000035
Trinidad Silva Actor Punk 1 1000034
Niko Denise Holmes Actor Satch Johnson 1 1000028
Lydia McGhee Actor Cleotis Johnson 1 1000027
Frances E Williams Actor Grandma Johnson 1 1000026
Clete Roberts Actor Announcer 1 1000025
Shawn Harris Actor Pierre Johnson 1 1000029
Niles Harris Actor Leroy Johnson 1 1000030
Sharon Johansen Actor Mrs Lenore Hartounian 1 1000033
Douglas S Close Actor Fireman 1 1000032
Susan Denise Harrison Actor Lisa Johnson 1 1000031
Steve Martin Actor Navin Johnson 1 1000001
Synopsis
Navin Johnson, an idiotic white man, who has been raised by a poor black family, doesn't realize that he's white, until one day his mother finally tells him. Distraught by the bombshell, he ventures out on his own to start a new life.