Most Popular "Pygmy" Titles
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1. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
PG-13 | 166 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
4. Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)
Passed | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes.
5. Putney Swope (1969)
R | 84 min | Comedy
Dark satire in which the token black man on the executive board of an advertising firm is accidentally put in charge. Renaming the business "Truth and Soul, Inc.", he replaces the tight ... See full summary »
6. The Sign of the Cross (1932)
Passed | 108 min | Drama, History
A Roman soldier becomes torn between his love for a Christian woman and his loyalty to Emperor Nero.
7. Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill (1999 Video)
115 min | Comedy
Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions, the building of Stonehenge, the birth of the Church of England ... See full summary »
8. The Sign of Four (1987 TV Movie)
103 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
The disappearance of a young woman's father and a mysterious note years later after the strange regular annual delivery of valuable pearls to her puts Sherlock Holmes on the case.
9. Celine and Julie Go Boating (1974)
Unrated | 193 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A mysteriously linked pair of young women find their daily lives pre-empted by a strange boudoir melodrama that plays itself out in a hallucinatory parallel reality.
Writers: Juliet Berto, Dominique Labourier, Bulle Ogier, Marie-France Pisier, Jacques Rivette, Eduardo de Gregorio, Henry James | Director: Jacques Rivette | Stars: Juliet Berto, Dominique Labourier, Bulle Ogier, Marie-France Pisier
10. The Spider Woman (1944)
Approved | 63 min | Mystery, Thriller
Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider.
11. Man to Man (2005)
122 min | Drama
An epic about anthropologists who hunt and capture pygmies for study back in Europe, in an attempt to illustrate the link between man and ape.
12. Kangaroo (1952)
Not Rated | 84 min | Adventure, Drama, Western
In turn-of-the-century Australia two criminals ingratiate themselves with a rancher in order to swindle him.However, the two partners become rivals for the affection of the rancher's beautiful daughter.
13. The Ambassador (2011)
Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary
Danish journalist Mads Brügger goes undercover as a Liberian Ambassador to embark on a dangerous yet hysterical journey to uncover the blood diamond trade in Africa.
14. Trader Horn (1931)
Passed | 122 min | Adventure, Romance
Two white traders in the darkest Africa of the 1870s find a missionary's daughter, who was captured as a child by a savage tribe and now worshiped as a goddess.
15. Future Hunters (1986)
R | 96 min | Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
2025 A.D. A lone adventurer searches the post-nuclear wasteland for the most devastating, godless artifact in history. When he touches it, he is transported back in time to 1989 Los Angeles... See full summary »
16. The Crucifer of Blood (1991 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A beautiful young woman asks Holmes to help her father, a former army captain and hopeless opium addict break free of the curse surrounding a stolen treasure.
17. The Lost City (I) (1935)
Approved | 240 min | Sci-Fi
An evil scientist plots to take over the world from his base in Africa, where he has invented a machine that can cause earthquakes.
Writers: Zelma Carroll, George M. Merrick, Robert Dillon, Eddie Granemann, Leon D'Usseau, Perley Poore Sheehan | Director: Harry Revier | Stars: William 'Stage' Boyd, Kane Richmond, Claudia Dell, Josef Swickard
19. The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
98 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure
Muscleman Ohro travels to the sinful capital of Atlantis to rebuke its godlessness and hubris and becomes involved in the battle against its evil lord Yoh-tar and his hideous super-science ... See full summary »
Writers: Sabatino Ciuffini, Ambrogio Molteni, Oreste Palella, Emimmo Salvi, Umberto Scarpelli, Gino Stafford | Director: Umberto Scarpelli | Stars: Gordon Mitchell, Bella Cortez, Roldano Lupi, Marietto
20. Warriors of the Apocalypse (1985)
R | 96 min | Action, Sci-Fi
After civilization is wiped out by nuclear war, an adventurer leads a group of wanderers on a search for the fabled Mountain of Life. Along the way they encounter pygmy tribes, bands of ... See full summary »
21. Jungle Moon Men (1955)
Passed | 70 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Priestess Oma is forever young in this Jungle Jim knockoff of "She" or the La of Opar stories from "Tarzan". The Jungle Jim type is played by Weissmuller using his own name.
26. Africa Speaks! (1930)
Passed | 75 min | Documentary, Adventure, History
Explorer Paul Hoefler leads a safari into central Africa and what was then called the Belgian Congo, in the regions inhabited by the Wassara and the famous Ubangi tribes.
27. Life Begins for Andy Panda (1939)
Approved | 8 min | Short, Animation, Family
Walter Finchell, the tattletale gossip of the jungle, broadcasts from the treetop that Mr. and Mrs. Panda were presented with a baby boy, whom Mrs. Panda names Andy. All the birds and ... See full summary »
28. Tembo (1952)
Passed | Documentary, Action, Adventure
This is an expedition/travelogue, disguised as a documentary with a plot. The 'plot' is that this Howard Hill expedition has come to Africa in search of a legendary tribe of "Leopard Men' (... See full summary »
29. The Pygmy Hunt (1938)
9 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
The Captain runs a safari business. He sets off to catch a live pygmy, with help from a tracking dog, but the dog isn't the world's most efficient, distracted first by some flowers, then ... See full summary »
32. Forest Keepers (2013)
15 min | Documentary, Short, Comedy
After being evicted from their ancestral homes in 1991, the Batwa of Southwestern Uganda struggle to preserve their culture in a modernizing society.
33. Jungle Stampede (1950)
Approved | 60 min | Action, Adventure
While most of the footage is indeed authentic and the safari journey and the reason is real, this is far from being qualified as a documentary since it is filled with stock-footage and ... See full summary »
35. Spare the Rod (1954)
4 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Donald's nephews are always playing instead of doing their chores. Donald is going to punish them, but the "voice of child psychology" convinces him to play along instead. This works well ... See full summary »
37. Land of Pygmy, Land of Gorilla (2008 TV Special)
27 min | Documentary
Half the world's gorilla population saved. But at what cost? Journey to the Pearl of Africa to meet a tribe of Pygmies that have lost everything they have known since the beginning of time. Here in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
40. Perils of the Jungle (1941)
Approved | 21 min | Short, Adventure, Thriller
Some of the last footage shot in the Belgian Congo following the outbreak of World War II, this short consists of just part of the footage shot by Commander Attilio Gatti, during a year's ... See full summary »
Jonny Quest (1964–1965)
A Small Matter of Pygmies
TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
In the jungles of Brazil, Hadji, Jonny, Race and Bandit get on the bad side of a tribe of angry and relentless pygmies after saving their human sacrifice from death.
The Richard Pryor Show (1977– )
Richard Pryor is a Black samurai, a Mississippi prosecutor, the owner of a pet head, an archeologist in Egypt, a come-from man, and a rock-star from Black Death.
Writers: David Banks, Jeffrey Barron, Booker Bradshaw, Paul Mooney, Tom Moore, Richard Pryor, Arthur Sellers, Jeremy Stevens, Alan Thicke, Rocco Urbisci | Director: John Moffitt | Stars: Richard Pryor, Jeff Corey, Charles Fleischer, Roger Jacobs
The Kids in the Hall (1988–1994)
Gunslinger II, Gorilla, Hey Man, Citizen Kane, Contact Lenses, Hey Man 2, Salty Ham, Hey Man 3
Jungle Jim (1955– )
Safari Into Danger
30 min | Adventure
Jungle Jim's insensitive employers infuriate a pygmy tribe while Jim tries to capture animals for an American circus.
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969–1974)
The Money Programme
TV-14 | Comedy, Music
"The Money Program" features a Swiss banker, a city accountant and a song of praise.