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In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by ... See full summary »

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Slim
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Tom
Joe Bugner ...
Ormond
May Dlamini ...
Mama Leone
Dawn Jürgens ...
Stella (Slim's lady-love)
Malcolm Kirk ...
Ormond's bald henchman
Ben Masinga ...
Jason
Les Marcowitz ...
Trixie, the Midget
Johan Naude
Nic van Rensburg
Hugh Rouse ...
Police Captain, arresting Slim and Tom
Mike Schutte ...
Ormond's henchman (German version: Lumpi)
Kosie Smith ...
Ormond's henchman with moustache (German version: Kopf, wie 'n Hauklotz)
Joseph Szucs
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Sandy Nkomo ...
Senghor (Stella's father) (as Sandy Ngkomo)
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In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and right! Written by Mark MacIntyre <page13@fastmail.ca>

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I'm for the Hippopotamus  »

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Trivia

Thirteenth movie collaboration of Italian comedy duo Terence Hilland Bud Spencer. See more »

Goofs

After the lunch Tom opens a set of cages with lions (and a cheetah) in them. He opens them from right to left. But the 2 cages we see him opening in close-up, still have closed cages with lions in them to their right. See more »

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Referenced in Chispita y sus gorilas (1982) See more »

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GRAU GRAU GRAU
Sung by Bud Spencer
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A very fun movie! Hill/Spencer fans will be very pleased
16 March 2004 | by (Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

GRAU GRAU GRAU!! Love this movie! Only in a Spencer/Hill movie can you see a man eat a lobster whole, comic fight scenes, & a bulldozer jailbreak. This has to be one of the best non-western films the pair has done. They are out to save wildlife from the greed of poachers, The former heavy-weight champ bad guy is terrific. Spencer does a bunch of his fist hammers on the top of the bad guys heads (NEVER gets old to see that!)Hill avoids punches, moves out of the way so they end up punching a fellow bad guy (Also.. NEVER gets old!). Lots of fun in this film, Great comdey that was often duplicated by other filmakers but never done as good as these guys can do it. Track down a copy of this and sit back & enjoy it.


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