The Jerk

 (1979)


  • User Rating 35 votes
  • Critics Rating 13 critics
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User Reviews

I couldn't stop laughing. Steve Martin all the way
Sep 18, 2008
jhaveymoviereviews - yahoo.com
This movie is absolutely hillarious and the more and more I think about it, it is probably the funniest movie I have ever seen. Steve Martin's voice alone made me laugh like crazy. The story is crazy and chaotic and really... Full review
the jerk its llovely film
Apr 02, 2008
wilsonsoro - yahoo.com
i want the film steve martin please i lolove him so its very nice so its cool and good so nice film... Full review
Jerked Along
Jan 27, 2008
tampabayjay - yahoo.com
Steve Martin announced himself to the megaplex hordes with this hilarious flick. It showcased all of his strengths and over two decades later the SNL stand out is still making us laugh. A funny movie with tons of memorable characters.... Full review
Cult Classic
Dec 15, 2007
aliceinchains922 - yahoo.com
The Jerk is a cult classic. While its humor may not be for everyone, it is without a doubt a movie worth watching. It is without a doubt my favorite Steve Martin movie, and he does an excellent job of portraying... Full review
The Jerk...aka the best movie ever!
Dec 08, 2007
iluvsoccr14 - yahoo.com
If you have not seen the movie The Jerk...u must!!! If u r in a mood for a stupid humor movie..this is it!... Full review
Very Funny!
Nov 10, 2007
mariposarosa2 - yahoo.com
This film was my introduction to Steve Martin. I remember the first time I saw it. I was about eight years old and had the worst bronchitis. The film made me forget my trouble, and led to some belly laughs! Steve... Full review
MACASHELLI REVIEW
Oct 30, 2007
lashelle_danee - yahoo.com
It was A funny movie for its time.My boy was at his best in this one! You felt as if you could feel his pain when he lost everything.You injoyed his ride to the top!Over all I just loved it!... Full review
Classic Steve Martin Off-the-wall comedy
Feb 21, 2007
davejoy - yahoo.com
Who else but Steve Martin could've pulled this movie off? If you like wacky, nutty comedy, then see this movie. It is obviously a 70's movie, but the comedy is timeless. FUNNY FUNNY FUNNY - a classic.... Full review
Awesome i am the last 1 to write a review woot
Feb 10, 2007
xcube64 - yahoo.com
I rock.. I am god woot i rock soooo much... I rock...I am god. Wow this movie is also pretty funny itself... Full review
one of the funniest moviest ever
Jan 08, 2007
blandiovision79 - yahoo.com
this is a movies that will put you in a good mood even though you are already in a bad mood, and still in a bad mood, cuz it's damn funny. the whole concept is original and cool. The fact that... Full review

Critics Reviews

| Mar 24, 2009
associatedcontent.com
One classic scene has him getting shot at by a crazy man (played by M Emmet Walsh), who picks his name out of the phone book.....If you enjoy seventies campy, crude, and rude comedy, with an over abundance of one-liners then this film is for you..... ... Full Review
| Mar 24, 2009
associatedcontent.com
I still quote lines from this movie it is a real classic.....If you enjoy seventies campy, crude, and rude comedy, with an over abundance of one-liners then this film is for you.....One classic scene has him getting shot at by a crazy man (played by M Emmet Walsh), who picks his name out of the phone book.....Throughout the movie Martin, who plays the main character a bumbling but lovable Navin Johnson superbly.....It is a scene everyone needs to watch in order to understand the silly humor this movie emplo ... Full Review
| Dec 06, 2008
dvdfuture.com
Presented in 1:85:1 anamorphic widescreen for the first time, The Jerk looks great. The movie is fantastic, and it's great to see it in widescreen finally, but there's just nothing else for fans to peruse. The Jerk is a love it or hate it movie. ... Full Review
| Apr 22, 2007
DVD Town
The Jerk" is off-color comedy at its best. The Jerk" is a rags-to-riches-to-rags story where Steve Martin is unknowingly adopted son a black sharecropper. ... Full Review
| Aug 01, 2005
DVD MovieGuide
Despite all this, I have to say that I still find The Jerk to be a pretty lousy film. That happened with a decent movie in Prince of Tides and a shockingly terrific film in Good Will Hunting . While The Jerk didn't excel in this category ... Full Review

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