Alan North (December 23 1920 - January 19 2000) was an American actor best known for his roles in Highlander (1986), The Fourth Protocol (1987), Lean on Me (1989), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), and the 1982 television series Police Squad!.
Jerky Boys: The Movie (1995) is a comedy/crime film that features characters from The Jerky Boys. The film was made in 1993/1994 and was not released until 1995, due to unknown delays.
The film features two men, Johnny B. and Kamal, aka "the Jerky Boys", two self-described "low-lifes from Queens", who get into trouble with the Mafia when one of their prank calls leads them into a money laundering business. The Jerky Boys discover that their long-loved hometown bar will be torn down unless they stop it.
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See No Evil, Hear No Evil is a 1989 comedy film starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor, directed by Arthur Hiller.Richard Pryor plays a blind man named Walley Karue and Gene Wilder plays a deaf man named Dave Lyons. They meet in Dave's shop, and become fast friends. When a man gets murdered at Dave's shop, where Walley now works, the two of them become the prime suspects. As they evade the police, they are also tracked by the real killers, played by Joan Severance and Kevin Spacey, who want a gold coin in their possession. Dave and Wally must be each other's eyes and ears to stop the criminals and clear their names.... http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098282
Lean on Me is a 1989 biographical-drama film written by Michael Schiffer, directed by John G. Avildsen and starring Morgan Freeman. Lean on Me is based on the true story of Joe Clark, an inner city high school principal in Paterson, New Jersey, whose school is at risk of being overtaken by the New Jersey state government unless students improve their test scores.
TaglinesEastside High School in Paterson, New Jersey, is plagued with numerous problems, especially those dealing with drugs and gang violence. Furthermore, the students are receiving low scores on the basic skills test.
After the principal (during the opening credits sequence) is brutally beaten by students, the mayor (Alan North) consults the school superintendent (Robert Guillaume), who suggests the school hire "Crazy Joe" Clark (Freeman) as the new principal. The mayor is reluctant at first, knowing about trouble Clark has caused in the past. But Clark is hired and things immediately get tense after Clark dismisses from..., http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097722