Caelum Vatnsdal & Kier-la Janisse

Caelum Vatnsdal & Kier-la Janisse Filmmakers/authors discuss the movies they wish more people were familiar with. Movies Referenced In This Episode Eurocrime! The Italian Cop and Gangster Films That Ruled the ’70s (2012) Live Like ...

Giveaway: Win a 10-Film Jerry Lewis Collection

After Jerry Lewis passed away last summer, I was eager to dive into more of his work, having only been familiar with The King of Comedy. Thankfully, I recently received a new 10-film DVD collection, ...

‘Jerry Lewis Collection’ Giveaway Featuring 10 Films on DVD (3 Winners)

Paramount Home Entertainment has just released a new 10-film Jerry Lewis Collection DVD box set sure to bust the guts of fans of the famous comedian. The 10 films included are: The Stooge, The ...

Comfort Food: Jerry Lewis Eats!

Part of the Jerry Lewis tribute A Mubi Jerrython.Throughout his filmmaking career, Jerry Lewis would re-use food gags. A spoon too full forcefully inserted into an unprepared mouth, the exponential ...

Video Essay. Being the Boss: Jerry Lewis, Reassembled

Part of the Jerry Lewis tribute A Mubi JerrythonThe boardroom sequence from The Errand Boy (1961) is one of Jerry Lewis’s finest achievements and the video offered here is an effort to highlight some ...

Jerry Lewis – Satirical Impressions in Pantomimicry

Part of the Jerry Lewis tribute A Mubi Jerrython. Writer, director, star of stage, screen and television, humanitarian, producer, and total filmmaker—Jerry Lewis was all of the above. For the first ...

Alex Ross Perry On Jerry Lewis: ‘He Inspired Me as a Philosopher’

Alex Ross Perry On Jerry Lewis: ‘He Inspired Me as a Philosopher’ Jerry Lewis inspired generations of comedians and comedic filmmakers, as many of immediate tributes in the wake of his death at 91 prove. One of the more recent directors to emerge in American cinema ...

R.I.P. Jerry Lewis (1926 – 2017)

Legendary American comedian, actor, filmmaker and singer Jerry Lewis has passed away at his home in Las Vegas, aged 91. Born in Newark, New Jersey in 1926, Lewis began his career as an entertainer in ...

Comedy King Jerry Lewis, 91, Dies ‘Peacefully at Home of Natural Causes,’ Says Daughter

Comedy King Jerry Lewis, 91, Dies ‘Peacefully at Home of Natural Causes,’ Says Daughter Comedy king Jerry Lewis, whose manic style amused generations of moviegoers on both sides of the Atlantic, yet whose popularity often confounded critics, has died, his agent confirmed to People. He ...

Sliff 2016 – Jerry Lewis Double Feature November 12th

“Here y’are, baby. Take this, wipe the lipstick off, slide over here next to me, and let’s get started.” The Nutty Professor will screen double feature with Jerry Lewis, The Man Behind The Clown will ...

Sliff 2016 – The St. Louis International Film Festival Schedule Announced

The schedule for the 25th Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival (Sliff) has been announced and once again film goers will be offered the best in cutting edge features and shorts from ...

NYC Weekend Watch: Jack Fisk, Jean Eustache, ‘A Brighter Summer Day,’ Arnaud Desplechin & More

Since any New York cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed ...

Watch a Video Essay Linking ‘Hail, Caesar!’ to Jerry Lewis’ ‘The Errand Boy’; Listen to a Coen Brothers Interview

A movie that’s about movies in the most skewer-happy sense, Joel and Ethan Coen‘s Hail, Caesar! is bound to inspire any number of comparisons and spot-the-reference games among discerning viewers. Not ...

NYC Weekend Watch: Metrograph, Jerry Lewis, Stan Brakhage, ‘Late Spring’ & More

Since any New York cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed ...

Jerry Lewis And Martin Scorsese At Museum Of The Moving Image, October 6

Jerry Lewis and Martin Scorsese collaborated on the classic film "The King of Comedy". Now Scorsese will moderate an evening with Lewis at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens on Tuesday, ...

Tashlinesque – The Hollywood Comedies of Frank Tashlin

In all of Frank Tashlin’s work, there is nothing quite so boldly staged as the delirious sequence in 1961′s The Ladies Man, in which Jerry Lewis, the film’s director and Tashlin’s nominal pupil, ...

Warner Home Video Goes Nutty For "The Nutty Professor"; 50th Anniversary Gift Set Released

Warner Home Video, in association with Paramount Pictures, is commemorating the 50th anniversary of Jerry Lewis' "The Nutty Professor" with the release of a deluxe Blu-ray gift set. The film is ...

New DVD Blu-ray: 'Lone Survivor,' 'Robocop,' 'Son of God'

Moviefone's Top DVD of the Week "Lone Survivor" What's It About? Mark Wahlberg stars as real-life Navy Seal Marcus Luttrell in this action/drama based on a true story about a covert mission in ...

There's Soul in Late Jerry Lewis Films -- and Some Laughs

There's Soul in Late Jerry Lewis Films -- and Some Laughs If the mid-career of Jerry Lewis — the post–Dean Martin era, the years of films like The Nutty Professor, The Disorderly Orderly, and The Errand Boy — is often treated as a joke, the actor-director's ...

Blu-ray Release: The Nutty Professor 50th Ann.

Blu-ray & DVD Release Date: June 3, 2014 Price: Blu-ray/DVD Combo $54.99 Studio: Warner Home Video The high-definition debut of Jerry Lewis’ (Rock-a-Bye Baby) classic comedy movie The Nutty ...

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