Jack the Bear's primary photo
  • Jack the Bear (1993)
  • PG-13
    99 min | Comedy, Drama
Jack the Bear (1993)
PG-13
99 min | Comedy, Drama

Danny DeVito is John Leary, a professional clown, whose wife's death in a car accident has left him to care for his two young boys.
Read more: Plot summary
Writers
Dan McCall (novel) | Steven Zaillian (screenplay)
Producer
Composer
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending & News

Become a member to see MOVIEmeter and news information about Jack the Bear.

Box Office

Become a member to see Box Office information about Jack the Bear.


Release date
Apr 2, 1993 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for Jack the Bear.

Cast

+ Add Cast
43 cast members
Name Known for
Danny DeVito
John Leary John Leary   See fewer
Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.
Jack Leary Jack Leary   See fewer
Miko Hughes
Dylan Leary Dylan Leary   See fewer
Gary Sinise
Norman Strick Norman Strick   See fewer
Art LaFleur
Mr. Festinger Mr. Festinger   See fewer
Stefan Gierasch
Father-in-Law Father-in-Law   See fewer
Erica Yohn
Mother-in-Law Mother-in-Law   See fewer
Andrea Marcovicci
Elizabeth Leary Elizabeth Leary   See fewer
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Peggy Etinger Peggy Etinger   See fewer
Reese Witherspoon
Karen Morris Karen Morris   See fewer
Bert Remsen
Mitchell Mitchell   See fewer
Carl Gabriel Yorke
Gordon Layton Gordon Layton   See fewer
Lee Garlington
Mrs. Festinger Mrs. Festinger   See fewer
Lorinne Vozoff
Mrs. Mitchell Mrs. Mitchell   See fewer
Justin Mosley Spink
Dexter Mitchell Dexter Mitchell   See fewer
Jahary Bennett
Michael Michael   See fewer
Lillian Hightower Domio
Mrs. Sampson Mrs. Sampson   See fewer
Troy W. Slaten
Edward Festinger Edward Festinger   See fewer
Jessica Steinmiller
Katie Festinger Katie Festinger   See fewer
Christopher Lawford
Vince Buccini Vince Buccini   See fewer
Cliff Bemis
Det. John Marker Det. John Marker   See fewer
Charles Dugan
Mr. Strick Mr. Strick   See fewer
Marion Dugan
Mrs. Strick Mrs. Strick   See fewer
Sam Freed
Mr. Morris Mr. Morris   See fewer
Dorothy Lyman
Mrs. Morris Mrs. Morris   See fewer
Robert Dunn
Construction Worker Construction Worker   See fewer
Christy Botkin
Nursery School Teacher Nursery School Teacher   See fewer
Steven McCall
Studio Technician Studio Technician   See fewer
Donovan Leitch Jr.
Grad Student (as Donovan Leitch) Grad Student (as Donovan Leitch)   See fewer
Sarah Bork
Grad Student Grad Student   See fewer
Dena Goodmanson
Grad Student Grad Student   See fewer
Paul Wilson
Street Worker Street Worker   See fewer
Scott Thomson
Street Worker Street Worker   See fewer
George E. Clayton Jr.
Backhoe Driver Backhoe Driver   See fewer
Kelly Connell
Fireman Fireman   See fewer
Bob Harks
Patient (uncredited) Patient (uncredited)   See fewer
Annie Molnar
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Jerry Nelson
The Amazing Mumford (uncredited) The Amazing Mumford (uncredited)   See fewer
Bryan Sapphire
Unicyclist (uncredited) Unicyclist (uncredited)   See fewer
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown