A man who struggles with gender identity who is beaten up on a daily basis by his father leaves his home to join a gay frat house.

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Crossroads
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Dudley
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Cheetah Johnson
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A man who struggles with gender identity who is beaten up on a daily basis by his father leaves his home to join a gay frat house.

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I think it's even FUNNIER than the original!!
30 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Honestly, when I saw this movie years ago I immediately wanted to turn it off. As I sat there for the next 10 minutes or so, I realized that the actor playing Navin stole the show. His facial expressions and comedic demeanor makes me shake my head as to WHY he hasn't been in more comedies. He has this "Marty Feldman" thing going for him but MUCH, MUCH more talent...taking nothing away from Marty. The movie really shocked me by how close it was to the original Jerk, but then again, it was SO MUCH MORE. I really think that if this movie was released first, and I saw the Steve Martin movie 2nd, I'd think the 2nd was a cheap rip-off. I know it sounds like a BOLD statement, but it's true. I actually like Steve Martin a great deal, but his performance is 2nd to the actor in The Jerk Too. I wish I could get a copy of it for my collection. I urge you to see it if you can find it.


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