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The Gorilla (1927)

An ape is suspected of committing a series of murders.

Director:

Alfred Santell

Writers:

Al Boasberg (titles), Alfred A. Cohn (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Charles Murray ... Garrity
Fred Kelsey ... Mulligan
Walter Pidgeon ... Stevens
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brooks Benedict ... Reporter
Syd Crossley Syd Crossley ... Butler
Alice Day ... Alice Townsend
Claude Gillingwater ... Cyrus Townsend
Gaston Glass ... Marsden
John Gough John Gough ... Sailor
Aggie Herring Aggie Herring ... Cook
Tully Marshall ... William Townsend
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An ape is suspected of committing a series of murders.

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Out of the underworld comes the Gorilla---strangler of men---kidnapper of women! In come Mulligan and Garrity, two famous detectives who hear all, see all and know nothing! Out go the lights---on go the thrills! Shrieks! Yells! Roars! Screams! More Shrieks! "MULLIGAN, MULLIGAN, WHERE THE HELL IS MULLIGAN?" See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

13 November 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El gorila See more »

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Production Co:

First National Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This film is lost. According to the American Silent Feature Film Survival Database, there are no known holdings located in archives. See more »

Connections

Remade as Sh! The Octopus (1937) See more »

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