Student Jane jobs as an assistant for the animal researcher Phillip in a lonesome old house. They live alone except for the chimpanzees and butler Link: a 45 years old very intelligent orangutan. Phillip wants to put Link to death. However before he can do this he's vanished tracelessly one morning. Link starts behaving more and more aggressive and prohibits Jane from using the phone or reaching the next village. When she punishes him by locking him out, he becomes violent.
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
For thousands of years man has enslaved the ape. Now, the tables are about to turn...
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19 September 1986 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $660,874,
5 October 1986, Limited Release
Gross USA: $1,720,450
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Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
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Did You Know?
Carrie, the chimp who plays Voodoo, is clearly a full grown adult chimpanzee. This is one of, if not the only time, where an adult chimp is used in a film due to their strength and aggression. See more
Link is an orangutan and they have reddish-brown fur, in the film he is recalled as a chimp and the trainers dyed his fur black. See more
[Typing on the monkey computer to Jane
LINK DIRTY BUG
Oh, come on. You are going to hurt Link's feelings.
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Written by Sam Coslow
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