• The 500 Pound Jerk (1973)

The 500 Pound Jerk Poster

Release Date: 1973

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
An adman (James Franciscus) steers a folksy weight lifter (Alex Karras) to the Munich Olympics, where the big guy falls for a Soviet gymnast.

Cast: James Franciscus, Alex Karras, Hope Lange, Claudia Butenuth, Rick Parse, Heinz Viertaler, Victor Spinetti, Ralph Wolter

Director: William Kronick

Genres: Romantic comedy