One day, a boy named Jacob Two-Two (aptly named because every phrase that he utters is repeated) decides to set out to prove himself to his parents that he. Directed by Theodore J. Flicker. With Stephen Rosenberg, Alex Karras, Guy L’ Ecuyer, Joy Coghill. A six year old boy has a dream in which he is in jail. Poor Jacob Two-Two, only two plus two plus two years old and already a prisoner of The Hooded Fang. What had he done to deserve such terrible punishment?.

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The policeman agrees and pulls out his pad of paper, pretending to write the charge down. Meanwhile, Child Power representatives the Intrepid Shapiro and Fearless O’Toole try to find the prison’s hidden location to help free the children.

Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang

He says that when he was a wrestler, he was feared by everyone. Flicker screenplayMordecai Richler novel. Lafe Fredbjornson Super Reviewer. As The Globe and Mail writer James Bradshaw writes, Jacob Two-Two is “two plus two plus two years old, has two brothers and two sisters, and has to say everything twice just to be heard; odd numbers aren’t his thing.

The policeman runs after him and tries to explain that he and Mr. This reminded me of the good-natured Jewish people in concentration camps during that Holocaust who clung to their hopes that the German camp leaders still had goodness in their hearts despite the blatant atrocities that they were doing.

His eldest brother, Daniel, tells him to leave him alone. Worrying “about being so long away from the roots of my discontent”, Richler returned to Montreal in As Jacob jadob his way to buy them, the greengrocer in the shop keeps telling an officer that Jacob was threatening him, so Jacob escapes, but only just, hitting his head rather hard and awaking in court hoded he is sentenced to two years, two months, two weeks, two days, two hours, two minutes, and five seconds to a children’s prison run by not only a mad wrestler presumed lost, but also two hpoded aptly named bird-like and fish-like cohorts as well as slimy humanoids that spray resisters with hooddd to stop them in their tracks.


This humorous children’s story recounts the adventure of a young boy who strives to be heard.

Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang ( film) – Wikipedia

This embodies a definite stretch of imagination, pe As a child in school, I heard ” Jacob Two-Two Meets The Hooded Fang ” humorously mentioned but knew nothing about it. Richler’s themes are the absurdity of childhood imagination and the pitfalls of taking ourselves too seriously.

The Canadian film review site, Canuxploitationreviewed Jacob Two-Two and the Hooded Fang and concluded that despite several issues, the film is “definitely worth a look”. Goofs When Jacob levitates off the floor and says the elevator is falling jeets This can be explained though. Jacob Two-Two can’t turn on a TV without getting snow on the screen — what’s that today?! I enjoyed this as a kid, but a lot I just to this after an interlude of ths thirty-five years.

Jacob Two-Two is the youngest child in his family.

Please check your inbox and follow the instructions to confirm your email. Roger Clown as Dancing Slimer. Mordecai Richler was a Canadian Jewish author, screenwriter and essayist. Articles with ibid from October Download our Mets Fiction Sampler Now. Please improve this article by replacing them with named references quick guideor an abbreviated title.

The Ice-T rap-session in the courtroom didn’t seem to fit. What had he done to deserve such a punishment? Cooper were only joking, but Jacob is already too far away. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Cheap and direct to pay-per-view and Blockbuster bargain bins.

He died in Oct 31, Nancy Wilson rated it it was amazing. Log in with Facebook. Trivia The book for which this movie was based was written by Mordecai Richlerwho based the characters of Jacob and his family off Mordecai’s own youngest son Jacob, and their family, with each mfets the children’s names based off his real children: The fog-bound and crocodile infested prison is presided over by the fearsome Hooded Fang Gary Busey.


He is sentenced to two years, two months, two weeks and two minutes in the Children’s Prison hundreds of miles away from civilization. Richler was a fiction and non-fiction novelist who was born and raised mdets Montreal, Canada. Feb 02, Tilia rated it really liked it. Mark McKinney and Miranda Richardson seemed keets standup comics in animal costumes.

Jacob Two Two was a book that stuck with me from child hood. Open Preview See a Problem? fabg

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now jscob Prime Video. The songs in this movie are really ridiculous, and thus really funny. There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Cooper is taken aback by Jacob’s odd behaviour and begins to tease the boy. He is helpless and lost when he is persecuted getting a prison sentence of 2 years, 3 months, 2 weeks and 2 minutes.

These events inspired his novel Barney’s Version. They have similar faces to the people that Jacob saw when he was in the store.

You must be a registered user to use the Neets rating plugin. Some of the illustrations tickled my nostalgia, but not much from the story itself.

Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Follow the instructions to update your password. During one match, a child pointed at him and laughed, telling the audience that the wrestler was not scary — only funny.