Max Dembo is referred to as Jack in the Dustin Hoffman movie summary. Why? I refer to TCM

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On TCM, the Dustin Hoffman 1978 movie references the Max character as Jack. May I assume the summary is wrong and if it is not, there should be an explanation as to who Jack is.
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Rand: I didn't see Straight Time (1978) when it was on TCM tonight, but IMDb calls the main character Max Dembo and so do various other reviews linked from the page. In fact, the TCM website also says that Dustin Hoffman's character is named Max Dembo (see

If some other site misidentifies the character, I recommend contacting that other site and letting them know about the problem.