Chimera (1991)

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A journalist investigates the death of his girl friend at a fertility clinic where she worked and uncovers a plot to create a new breed of human based on crossing the genetics of a man and ... See full summary »

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 Peter Carson (4 episodes, 1991)
Christine Kavanagh ...
 Alison Wells (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Hennessey (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Forester (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Schaffer (3 episodes, 1991)
Andrew Leighton ...
 Peter Gaskell (3 episodes, 1991)
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 Windeler (3 episodes, 1991)
Malcolm Raeburn ...
 Davis (3 episodes, 1991)
Douglas Mann ...
 Chad (3 episodes, 1991)
Dhirendra ...
 Cotterell (3 episodes, 1991)
Jennifer Harris ...
 Sarah Gaskell (3 episodes, 1991)
Gillian Barge ...
 Dr. Horsley (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Nurse Tracy Pickford (2 episodes, 1991)
Frank Baker ...
 Rob (2 episodes, 1991)
John Skitt ...
 Tom (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Dr. Jenner (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Reynolds (2 episodes, 1991)
Fred Pearson ...
 Supt. Stonehill (2 episodes, 1991)
Johnny Leeze ...
 Billy Hamilton (2 episodes, 1991)
Liz Brailsford ...
 Marie Forester (2 episodes, 1991)
Maggie Lane ...
 Hotel Landlady (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Claimant (2 episodes, 1991)
Pippa Haywood ...
 Diane Rohmer (2 episodes, 1991)
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A journalist investigates the death of his girl friend at a fertility clinic where she worked and uncovers a plot to create a new breed of human based on crossing the genetics of a man and an ape. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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They made him... they raised him... then he came out to play!

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7 July 1991 (UK)  »

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Congratulations, it's a mutant.
24 April 1999 | by (Markham,Ontario) – See all my reviews

This very low budget film is really called "Monkey Boy". It is a really crappy movie. The only good thing about it was the Laser Disc jacket that it came in.

It was another .50cent disc that I took a chance on. I mainly bought it because of how funny the cover looked. It said: They made him. They raised him. Now he's coming out to play.

Then they have a picture of him, with the title "Monkey Boy" under it. On the back it has the statement:

Congratulations, its a mutant...

Its a .50cent disc that I have had alot of laughs with. But, "Monkey Boy" is another movie that I can't figure out why they would release the Laser Disc of it. Let alone even make.


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