A rags-to-riches-to-rags story. Navin Johnson, adopted son of a poor black sharecropper family, has invented some crazy inventions that lead him from rags to riches and right back to rags.
Subjects:Adoptees -- Fiction.
Inventors -- Fiction.
Wealth -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Adams, Caitlin, actor.
Aspen Film Society, production company.
Elias, Michael, screenwriter.
Elliott, Jack, 1927-2001, composer.
Gottlieb, Carl, screenwriter.
Kemper, Victor J., 1927- director of photography.
Martin, Steve, 1945- screenwriter, actor.
Mason, Jackie, actor.
McEuen, William E., film producer.
Molin, Bud, editor of moving image work.
Peters, Bernadette, actor.
Picker, David V., film producer.
Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020 film director.
Universal Pictures (Firm), presenter.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
26th anniversary edition.
1 videodisc (94 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0 mono
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features: learn how to play "Tonight you belong to me" on the ukulele; the lost filmstrips of Father Carlos Las Vegas De Cordova.
Director of photography, Victor J. Kemper ; editor, Bud Molin ; music, Jack Elliott.
Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Jackie Mason, Catlin Adams.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0 mono.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
In English, French, Spanish; subtitles in French, Spanish.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
27340Link to PAC