Monkey Business (1952)

Barnaby Fulton is a research chemist working on a fountain of youth pill for a chemical company. One of the labs chimps, Esther, gets loose in the laboratory and, having watched Dr Fulton do something similar, mixes a beaker of chemicals, but then pours the mix into the water cooler. Later, when trying one of his own samples sample, washed down with water from the cooler, Fulton begins to act just like a 20-year-old and believes his potion is working. Soon his wife and boss are also behaving like children.

Directing:
  • Howard Hawks

Writing:
  • Ben Hecht
  • Charles Lederer
  • Harry Segall

Stars:
Release Date: 1952-09-02
themoviedb icon 6.8/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 97
  • Revenue: $2,000,000
Kathleen Freeman
Kathleen Free...
Mrs. Brannigan, Neighbor (uncredited)
Cary Grant
Cary Grant
Dr. Barnaby Fulton
Ginger Rogers
Ginger Rogers
Mrs. Edwina Fulton
Charles Coburn
Charles Cobur...
Mr. Oliver Oxley
Larry Keating
Larry Keating
G.J. Culverly
Hugh Marlowe
Hugh Marlowe
Hank Entwhistle
Esther Dale
Esther Dale
Mrs. Rhinelander
George Winslow
George Winslo...
Little Indian
Douglas Spencer
Douglas Spenc...
Dr. Brunner
Robert O. Cornthwaite
Robert O. Cor...
Dr. Zoldeck
Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monro...
Miss Lois Laurel
Henri Letondal
Henri Letonda...
Dr. Jerome Kitzel
Robert Cornthwaite
Robert Cornth...
Dr. Zoldeck
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