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Project X (1987)

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An Air Force pilot joins a top secret military experiment involving chimps, but begins to suspect there might be something more to the mysterious "Project X".

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Okko ...
Goofy
Karanja ...
Goliath
Luke ...
Bluebeard
Harry ...
Ginger
Arthur ...
Winston
Ciafu ...
Spike
Lucy ...
Razzberry
Lulu ...
Ethel
Mousie ...
New Recruit
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Dr. Carroll (as Bill Sadler)
Johnny Ray McGhee ...
Robertson
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Sgt. Krieger
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Storyline

A young inductee into the military is given the task of looking after some chimpanzees used in the mysterious "Project X". Getting to know the chimps fairly well, he begins to suspect there is more to the secret project than he is being told. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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Following orders isn't the only way to become a hero. See more »


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PG | See all certifications »
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17 April 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Fuga dal futuro - Danger Zone  »

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Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$18,532,286
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1.85 : 1
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The airplane that Virgil uses to escape is a Cessna O-2B "Oscar Deuce" Skymaster, which was used primarily for psychological operations (dropping leaflets). See more »

Goofs

As Virgil is taxiing the O-2 toward the runway the AP radios airport security that the aircraft is headed down taxiway 3. At all airports taxiways are lettered, not numbered. Numbers are used only for runways. See more »

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Jimmy Garrett: A human pilot would react differently, because a human pilot would know that he's going to die.
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Referenced in This Is Us: Still There (2017) See more »

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You Baby You
Written by Chris McCarty and Gary Mallaber
Performed by Billy Burnette
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This is one great movie starring Matthew Broderick and Helen Hunt.
28 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

What are you people thinking with these ratings? This was a super movie filled with emotions, and finally a decent movie concerning man and monkey. Matthew Broderick and Helen Hunt do a wonderful job, and the movie touches a part of your soul. Great film.


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