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Link (1986)

 -  Horror  -  19 September 1986 (USA)
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A zoology student must try to out smart a murderous and super-intelligent orangutan.

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Storyline

Student Jane jobs as an assistant for the animal researcher Phillip in a lonesome old house. They live alone except for the chimpanzees and butler Link: a 45 years old very intelligent orangutan. Phillip wants to put Link to death. However before he can do this he's vanished tracelessly one morning. Link starts behaving more and more aggressive and prohibits Jane from using the phone or reaching the next village. When she punishes him by locking him out, he becomes violent. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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19 September 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Abernes nat  »

Box Office

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$1,720,450 (USA)
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Trivia

EMI and Cannon between them cut 13 minutes from the film for release. See more »

Goofs

Link is an orangutan and they have reddish-brown fur, in the film he is recalled as a chimp and the trainers dyed his fur black. See more »

Quotes

Imp: [On the keyboard] KILL LINK!
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Hot Voodoo
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Written by Sam Coslow and Ralph Rainger
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I loved the film Link
12 May 2002 | by See all my reviews

I loved the film Link. It's one of my favorite suspense films. I love it because of it's twists and turns. Plus because of it's great and amazing music score by Jerry Goldsmith. I also like Chimpanzees. I recommend it because it's one of my all time favorite suspense/horror films plus I own it and have seen it hundreds of times. I give it 2 thumbs up for acting and surprises along the way.


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