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Drama Comedy Rated: 18+ (R)19791h 34mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Adaptation Parody 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 available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (56,430 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#3,148 Ranked Movie

#243 Ranked in Sports Movies

#1051 Ranked in Comedy Movies

The Jerk has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (56,430 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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