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Walk Like a Man (1987)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  17 April 1987 (USA)
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Reggie Shand / Henry Shand
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Margaret Shand
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Rhonda Shand
Amy Steel ...
Penny
Stephen Elliott ...
Walter Welmont
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Bob (Bub) Downs
John McLiam ...
H.P. Truman
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Jack Mollins
Howard Platt ...
Fred Land
Millie Slavin ...
Essie Welmont
William Bogert ...
A.J. (Al) Brown
Isabel Cooley ...
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Asa Lorre ...
Bobby Shand
Jeremy Gosch ...
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Storyline

As a baby, Bobo gets separated from his family during a camping trip. After being raised by wild dogs for twenty years, Bobo is discovered by animal researcher Penny, who brings him back to his family and attempts to teach Bobo how to readjust to life with humans. While his mother is overjoyed to see him again, Bobo's older brother Henry is more worried about losing his share of the inheritance. As Bobo progresses with Penny's lessons, Henry plots to have him eliminated. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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17 April 1987 (USA)  »

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Bobo  »

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$460,608 (USA)
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Trivia

At the DragonCon convention in 2011, Christopher Lloyd claimed this movie was the one he was most embarrassed by. See more »

Goofs

The bible shown with space cutout to hold a whiskey bottle is not the same bible Rhonda is holding throughout the scene (obvious prop). See more »

Quotes

Rhonda Shand: You're the only man whoever bet on a horse that started from a kneeling position.
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Connections

Referenced in ER: Walk Like a Man (2002) See more »

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Walk Like A Man
Performed by Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Courtesy of Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli
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A great 80s movie like this, only gets one reveiw ???
18 April 2001 | by (California) – See all my reviews

man......this was one of those movies I watched like everyday when i was a kid! its great movie, that never gets old! I come on here to look at the reveiew and guess what ?? there is only one review.......geez I'd think that since this is such a good movie and considering it was made in 1987 when i was 6 by the way, that it would have more reviews...........there lots of funny scenes in this movie too! so go watch it, and come back here and review it for freddy krueger's Sake! hehehe


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