COVID-19: We are currently operating in a limited manner. Due to social-distancing practices and increased order volume, please expect longer than usual wait times & shipping delays.

The Nutty Professor

Well, any scientist who makes a girl like this can't be all mad.
48K ratings
SUPER SAVINGS: $6.50
List Price: $8.99
You Save: $2.60 (28% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 3-5 business days
Format:  DVD
sku:  6FVXH
Brand New
Different formats available:

DVD Features:

  • Run Time: 1 hours, 47 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: September 26, 2017
  • Originally Released: 1963
  • Label: Paramount
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Commentary by Jerry Lewis and Steve Lawrence
    • The Nutty Professor: perfecting the formula
    • Jerry Lewis at work
    • Archival materials
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono - English, French
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
    • Subtitles - English, French, Spanish

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring , , &
Performer: , , , , , &
Directed by
Edited by
Screenwriting by &
Composition by
Art Direction by &
Produced by &
Director of Photography:

Entertainment Reviews:

Fresh85%

TOMATOMETER
Total Count: 26

Upright67%

AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 32,967
Rating: 7/10 -- The Nutty Professor was not only a starring vehicle for Lewis, the comedian, it was also co-written and directed by the star and shows, intentionally and deliberately, two drastically different sides of him. Full Review
PopMatters
Jun 27, 2014
Rating: 4/5 -- Much better than the remake; Jerry Lewis' best movie.
Atlantic City Weekly
Jan 31, 2004
Rating: 3.5/4 -- Contains some of Lewis's most outré directorial flourishes. Full Review
Slant Magazine
Oct 14, 2004
Rating: 4/5 -- [Jerry] Lewis constructed one of his sturdiest scripts in The Nutty Professor, and he wasted scarcely a minute of it. Full Review
The Dissolve
Jun 9, 2014
Rating: 3/4 -- a quite funny romp
sbs.is
Mar 8, 2008
Rating: 4/5 -- Certainly Jerry Lewis at his best.
Kansas City Kansan
Jan 2, 2005
It's a brilliant job of direction, but the film couldn't have worked without Lewis' performance in both roles. Full Review
Combustible Celluloid
Oct 20, 2004

Product Description:

Nerd. Milquetoast. Klutz. These are just three of the many undesirable words that can be used to describe Professor Julius Kelp. But all that changes when the chemistry expert invents a potion that transforms him into a suave, sexy chick magnet, whom Julius aptly names Buddy Love. Unfortunately, there's one side effect: Buddy can't control when he'll change back into Julius, an event that always happens at inopportune times. How will Julius/Buddy resolve his Jekyll-and-Hyde dilemma' This film cemented Jerry Lewis's reputation as a comic genius; he co-wrote and co-produced the film while also turning in a fabulous performance. This film served as the basis for Eddie Murphy's later Nutty Professor films.

Plot Synopsis:

In his college lab, a goonball, bucktoothed professor concocts a potion that turns him into a suave ladies' man. A Lewis classic.

Keywords:

Similar Products

Genres:
Labels:

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 16,519
  • UPC: 032429283573
  • Shipping Weight: 0.16/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday-Friday: 9am-10pm, Weekends: 11am-7pm (Eastern Time)