An anthology series focusing on various stories from Kurt Vonnegut's acclaimed collection "Welcome to the Monkey House". The stories blend elements of black humor, satire, and science fiction.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Stuart Margolin ...  George Anderson 1 episode, 1993
Teresa Woodham ...  Ann Miller 1 episode, 1993
Jeff Boyd Jeff Boyd 1 episode, 1993
Malcolm Stewart ...  The Soap Star 1 episode, 1993
Forbes Angus ...  Pilot 1 episode, 1991
Scott Bremner Scott Bremner ...  Matthew Kelly 1 episode, 1991
Len Cariou ...  Ambassador Kelly 1 episode, 1991
Gordon Clapp 1 episode, 1991
Linda Darlow ...  Margaret Kelly 1 episode, 1991
Don S. Davis ...  Major Sutherland 1 episode, 1991
Kaj-Erik Eriksen ...  The Kid 1 episode, 1991
Miguel Fernandes ...  Vaccaro 1 episode, 1991
Frank Ferrucci ...  Francesco 1 episode, 1991
Duncan Fraser ...  Sergeant 1 episode, 1991
Brent Stait ...  Corporal 1 episode, 1991
Robert Wisden ...  Reporter 1 episode, 1991
Jon Cryer ...  Slippy Carter 1 episode, 1993
Madeline Kahn ...  Grace Anderson 1 episode, 1993
Frank Langella ...  Dr. Frankel 1 episode, 1993
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An anthology series focusing on various stories from Kurt Vonnegut's acclaimed collection "Welcome to the Monkey House". The stories blend elements of black humor, satire, and science fiction.

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kurt Vonnegut's Monkey House See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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