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MVP: Most Vertical Primate (2001)

G  |   |  Comedy, Family, Sport  |  5 October 2001 (Canada)
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MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the ... See full summary »

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MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the city, where he's befriended by Ben, a homeless skateboarder, and Ollie, a skate shop owner. Jack proves to be as adept at mastering the half-pipe as he does at delivering a slap shot, and before long, he and Ben are crashing amateur skateboarder competitions all over the country. Written by Anonymous

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The Most Valuable Primate Has Just Gone Vertical!

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Comedy | Family | Sport

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When Ben goes back to Ollies after posting the "missing" posters, he walks past a Telus phone booth. Telus is the dominant phone company in western Canada and covers Vancouver, where this movie was filmed. See more »

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Followed by MXP: Most Xtreme Primate (2004) See more »

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Hittin' the Road Again
Performed by John M. Rosenberg
Music & Lyrics by Brahm Wenger & John M. Rosenberg
Used by permission of Malvan Productions Music (BMI)
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Great Movie. A plethora of Comedy
14 August 2001 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this movie...although it was a little corny. But you must expect that if you are going to watch a movie where a monkey is the star athlete of a team. However, i thought that there were some parts that were HYSTERICAL! I enjoyed this movie just as much as its prequel. I expect to see an MVP III within the coming year.


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