Rick Heller is a juvenile delinquent who keeps getting himself into trouble. To keep him out of trouble his mother puts him to work cleaning the cage of a gorilla named Katie which she is teaching to communicate through the use of sign language. When the owner of the gorilla takes her back to become a flea market freak Rick takes it upon himself to break Katie out and take her on an adventureous journey to get her out of the country.
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What do you do when your best friend's a 400-pound gorilla? Anything she likes.
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Did You Know?
At approximately 31:25, Thomas F. Wilson's character (Detective Lou Greenberg) and his partner approach Gus Charnley (Peter Boyle). After realizing the attitude of Gus, Detective Greenberg looks to his partner and says the word "butthead", then looks back at Charnley. Thomas F. Wilson is popularly known for playing Biff Tannen in the Back to the Future series. Biff Tannen uses the word butthead approximately 9 times collectively in Back to the Future. See more
The rock that Katie climbs at the beach is far inland on the shore. The water shouldn't be more than ankle deep when she falls in. See more
I can't believe I'm wrestling a gorilla for my dinner!
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Born To Be Wild
Written by Mars Bonfire
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