Monkey Shines (1988)

Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Monkey Shines
Cast: Jason Beghe, John Pankow, Kate McNeil, Joyce Van Patten

When Allan becomes a quadriplegic he loses all hope for living until he meets Ella - a monkey trained to fetch and carry for him around the house, obeying him in all things. But Ella is part of another experiment, and when she starts responding to Allan's underlying rage and frustration she has the ability to carry out her master's darkest wishes.

  • Orion Pictures Company:
  • R Rated:
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  • 29 Jul 1988 Released:
  • 13 Apr 2017 DVD Release:
  • $5,344,577 Box office:
  • Michael Stewart (novel), George A. Romero (screenplay) Writer:
  • George A. Romero Director:
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