Entertainment Favorite Jerry Lewis movie

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Airwolf, May 15, 2016.

  1. Airwolf

    Airwolf Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3,418
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,893
    Likes Received:
    5,569
    I know it isn't considered one of his best, but for me it's Cracking Up. I caught it on Comedy Central when I was a kid, watched it at least a dozen times. Should get it on DVD, haven't seen it in ages.



    Haven't seen many of his other movies, so looking for some recommendations.
     
  2. ilovebacon

    ilovebacon Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    11,889
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,199
    Likes Received:
    17,050
  3. OneBallBelz

    OneBallBelz Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    300
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2013
    Messages:
    1,193
    Likes Received:
    1,966
    Jerry made two French films in 1983. He has stated that as long as he is alive, they will never be released in the US. Here is the trailer for one of them.
     
  4. Senator Rick

    Senator Rick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    17,278
    Likes Received:
    21,345
    I love reality Jerry Lewis. When he's serious and pompous.



    My favorite Jerry Lewis movie?

    [​IMG]
     
    scoobyla and Airwolf like this.
  5. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,112
    Likes Received:
    37,148
    Just saw it this past year, and I liked it. Only movie I've seen of his. WAY better than the Murphy one. Lewis played such a cool customer as his alter ego. Kind of a dick, but he seemed like such a Rat Pack fit in. :snicker:



    [​IMG]
     
  6. Airwolf

    Airwolf Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3,418
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,893
    Likes Received:
    5,569
    I must see this... thanks!
     
  7. ohmy2015

    ohmy2015 VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    827
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2015
    Messages:
    300
    Likes Received:
    919
    The King of Comedy
     
    ALevy and piledriver123 like this.
  8. Senator Rick

    Senator Rick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    17,278
    Likes Received:
    21,345
    if you want to see the real, unadulterated Jerry Lewis go to YouTube & download every talk show appearance they currently have up.
    I grabbed the last episode of Jerry's notorious LIVE late night Saturday night talk show from 1963.
    Maybe I should post it here.
    Your jaw will hit the top of your boots.

    There are also all of those wonderful telethon moments posted there that are just magnificent - not in a "look -Jerry's being an asshole again" kind of way.
    They're sweet and they're funny.

    Underrated guy.

    Fuck it.
    Let's see if this fits:







     
    DiamondGoddess and Airwolf like this.
  9. Bearcat1

    Bearcat1 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    May 19, 2012
    Messages:
    298
    Likes Received:
    614
    Who's Minding the Store
     
    Senator Rick likes this.
  10. Airwolf

    Airwolf Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3,418
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,893
    Likes Received:
    5,569
    Thanks man! Gonna watch it now.
     
    Senator Rick likes this.
  11. Senator Rick

    Senator Rick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    17,278
    Likes Received:
    21,345
  12. F Timmy

    F Timmy Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    225
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2014
    Messages:
    460
    Likes Received:
    1,233
    [​IMG]
     
    Chrisboom likes this.
  13. Rockside7

    Rockside7 VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    31,701
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    9,488
    Likes Received:
    21,859


    Buddy Love is a bad-ass.

    I love this movie.
     
    Senator Rick and LaserT like this.
  14. Sickboy

    Sickboy Latverian Monarch

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2012
    Messages:
    4,195
    Likes Received:
    6,464
  15. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,112
    Likes Received:
    37,148
    I thought it was awesome. Now I know why he was part out the whole Rat Pack ha.
     
    Rockside7 likes this.
  16. Senator Rick

    Senator Rick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    17,278
    Likes Received:
    21,345

    well, yeah- everybody knows about that but it's not a comedy -supposedly it's based on a true account :dontknow:
     
  17. Fillmore Fingers

    Fillmore Fingers Sandy Vag Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2015
    Messages:
    2,885
    Likes Received:
    7,712
    Nutty Professor far and away his best work. Just a million perfects. The DVD commentary with him and Steve Lawrence is also great.

     
    Senator Rick likes this.
  18. Sickboy

    Sickboy Latverian Monarch

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2012
    Messages:
    4,195
    Likes Received:
    6,464
    Sounds hilarious to me pal.
     
  19. larryluncg

    larryluncg Empty VIP

    Reputations:
    8,072
    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2012
    Messages:
    11,665
    Likes Received:
    9,620
    I just had to google to see if he was still alive. He is 90
     
    Senator Rick likes this.
  20. Senator Rick

    Senator Rick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    17,278
    Likes Received:
    21,345
    Sho' nuff:



    [​IMG]





    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     
    Sickboy likes this.