Special features include commentary by Jerry Lewis and Steve Lawrence; a 16-minute featurette "The Nutty Professor: Perfecting The Formula"; the 30-minute featurette "Jerry Lewis At Work"; five deleted scenes; three Jerry and Stella promos; Jerry At Movieland Wax Museum footage with commentary by his son, Chris Lewis; test footage; and the theatrical trailer.
Yuck it up with Jerry Lewis in the original version of The Nutty Professor. Lewis, who co-wrote and directed, stars as a timid, goofy, clumsy, and very nearsighted college chemistry teacher who has eyes for his student Stella Purdy (Stevens). Through his experiments, Professor Kelp develops a secret potion that transforms him into Buddy Love, an arrogant Romeo determined to win Miss Purdy
The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD looks quite good for its age. Images are generally sharp and detailed, with nicely rendered background definition and clarity. Colors are rich and vibrant, with well-balanced fleshtones and deep blacks. Minor edge enhancement is noticed for an occasionally
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