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MVP: Most Vertical Primate (2001)

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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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Doug Knox
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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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Almost all the cars have British Columbia license plates, despite the setting being Seattle. See more »

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Featured in MVP 2: Most Vertical Primate - Behind the Scenes (2002) See more »

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Performed by Death On Wednesday
Music by Death On Wednesday
Lyrics by Nate Lawler
Used by permission of Electric Signal Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Sidecho Records
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Sad Monkey
15 March 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie is about a radical skateboarding monkey who can skate a half-pipe, I guess? Sounds cool, but did you know that this monkey went on tour? My friend told me this story, but I am sure there were enough people in the audience this day to validate it.

One day my pal went to see the MVP at our local skate park. He was supposed to drop into the half-pipe. I guess they loaded him out of the truck, and he was looking pretty sad, wearing this diaper. He stood on the edge of the pipe for a while, and then just FELL in! When he bailed, he crapped his pants. His trainers grabbed him out of the pipe, hauled him back into the truck, and drove away. Poor dirty monkey.

People shouldn't use monkeys as hilarious gags. It's funnier when humans are doing/saying idiotic things.


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