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The Barefoot Executive (1995)

A television executive who is at the bottom of the food chain in the business's carrier goes up when he finds a chimpanzee that has the ability to find TV programs that have a high success rate.

Director:

Susan Seidelman

Writers:

Joseph L. McEveety (earlier screenplay), Lila Garrett (story) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Eddie Albert ... Herbert Gower
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Monica Allison ... Jane
Nathan Anderson ... Danny
Julie Benz ... Sexy Woman
Alan Blumenfeld
Alex Bookston Alex Bookston ... Studio guard
Yvonne De Carlo ... Norma
Stanley DeSantis
Chris Elliott ... Jase Wallenberg
Ellia English ... Gwen
Brian Evans ... David
Zaid Farid Zaid Farid ... Habitat security guard
Roy Fegan ... Warm-up comic
Willie Garson
Kyle Gass ... Joe
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Storyline

A television executive who is at the bottom of the food chain in the business's carrier goes up when he finds a chimpanzee that has the ability to find TV programs that have a high success rate.

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Genres:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Escolha do Macaco See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Walt Disney Television See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Yvonne De Carlo's last film. See more »

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Remake of The Barefoot Executive (1971) See more »

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