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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Rene Russo
Robbie Coltrane
Alan Cumming
Directors
Caroline Thompson
Screenwriters
Gertrude Davies Lintz
William Joyce
Caroline Thompson
Running Time
84 minutes

Buddy
Gorillas in the house


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Plot
Mrs. Gertrude 'Trudy' Lintz, is a wealthy socialite who, along with her husband Dr. Bill Lintz, raises apes like her children in order to spare them a zoo upbringing. Her toughest task, however, comes in the form of Buddy, a baby gorilla, who causes havoc when Trudy wants to display her apes at a show.


Verdict
Entertaining film, but in the acting stakes, it's a case of animals good, humans bad in this film.


Reviewed by Nick Griffiths

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