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Zebra in the Kitchen (1965)

 -  Comedy | Family  -  June 1965 (USA)
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A young boy lets the animals out of their cages at the Zoo, to set them free, but the animals start taking over the town.

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Chris Carlyle
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Isobel Moon
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A young boy lets the animals out of their cages at the Zoo, to set them free, but the animals start taking over the town.

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The crazy day the animals came out to play!

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Comedy | Family

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June 1965 (USA)  »

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Ein Zebra in der Küche  »

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Uncredited actor Eddie Quillan is seen watching a clip from Hollywood Party (1934), in which he himself had a featured role 21 years earlier. See more »

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References Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion (1965) See more »

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Zebra in the Kitchen
Written by Hal Hopper
Sung by the Standells
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One of my first films, too
25 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How bizarre!

This was one of the first films I recall seeing as well.

And I do remember how much I laughed. Like another commenter here, I do not wish to see it again as I just know it will spoil the memory for me. And like the same commenter, I too was in South Africa at the time and was only about 6 or 7 years old. However, as I now have a six-month old daughter of my own, I will try to get it for her to see, and perhaps she too will laugh as much as I did all those years ago.

Funny how we remember such simple things. I'm sure there are many, many movies that are far better, but I just remember this one in particular. Perhaps it was because my mother was in the hospital at the time giving birth to my baby (35 now) brother and I watched this to keep me occupied.

If you have youngsters yourself, rent it for them if you can. They'll love it!


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