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The Jerk

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7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo81%
Comedy Rated: 18+ (R)19791h 34mOn: Starz Tags: Sports Country: America

After discovering he's not really black like the rest of his family, likable dimwit Navin Johnson runs off on a hilarious misadventure in this comedy classic that takes him from rags to riches and back to rags again. The slaphappy jerk strikes it rich, but life in the fast lane isn't all it's cracked up to be and, in the end, all that really matters to Johnson is his true love.The Jerk featuring Steve Martin and Bernadette Peters is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 5 others. It's a comedy movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 81% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (50,222 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#1,624 Ranked Movie

#122 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#141 Ranked in Sports Movies

#503 Ranked in Comedy Movies

The Jerk has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 81% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (50,222 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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