Jerry Lewis as Professor Julius Kelp turns 50 and Warner Home Video is ready to celebrate on June 3 with the release of The Nutty Professor: 50th Anniversary - Ultimate Collector's Edition.
This collection features both Blu-ray and DVD editions of actor/director/writer Jerry Lewis’ classic comedy about a loser of a chemist who changes everything with a magic invention that transforms him into a genuine lady’s man. Stella Stevens co-stars.
Bonus features included in this collection begin with two additional films starring Jerry Lewis on DVD, Cinderfella (1960, with Anna Maria Alberghetti, Ed Wynn and Judith Anderson) and The Errand Boy (1961, also directed by Jerry Lewis), plus a bonus CD titled “Phoney Phone Calls.”
Other bonus nuggets included on The Nutty Professor release are commentary by Jerry Lewis and Steve Lawrence, three featurettes — “The Nutty Professor: Perfecting The Formula,” “Jerry Lewis at Work” and “Jerry at Movieland Wax Museum” — deleted scenes, a blooper reel and outtakes.
Also heading to Blu-ray are Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson in Zoolander (June 3) and director Richard Tuggle’s 1984 detective thriller starring Clint Eastwood and Geneviève Bujold, Tight Rope (June 10).
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