Bumbling Ernest P. Worrell is assigned to jury duty, where a crooked lawyer notices a resemblance with crime boss Mr. Nash, and arranges a switch. Nash assumes Ernest's job as a bank employee, while Ernest undergoes Nash's sentence to the electric chair. But instead of killing him, the electrocution gives Ernest superhuman powers, enabling him to escape from jail and foil Nash's attempt to rob the bank. Written by
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This is the last Ernest movie to have the character Chuck. See more
When Ernest becomes magnetic and locks himself inside the vault, the drawer about to get attracted to Ernest has a number showing "175." But when the drawer is trying to bust open, the number says, "183." See more
The way they run this institution is an outrage, for a poor, tight, old lonely woman like me. Her only son of feathers is a terribly successful one. Young man? Young Man?
[the gate guard comes out
Young Man, Would you please open that gate, I left my car running outside?
Ma'am, You tell me how you got through this gate, the visitors area's on the other side of the prison.
I brought him up with the best I could, but sometimes a bad thief pulls from even the most fragile flower.
Ma'am, you are ...
Music and Lyrics by Bruce Arntson
Performed by Bruce Arntson See more