W: John Patrick Shanley [based on the novel by
DP: Allen Davieu
Ed: Anne V. Coates
Mus: Jerry Goldsmith
PD: J. Michael Riva
Dylan Webb (Dr. Peter Elliott), Laura Linney
(Dr. Karen Ross), Ernie Hudson (Capt. Munro Kelly), Tim Curry (Herkermer Homolka), Joe Don Baker (R.B. Travis), Grant Heslov (Richard)
King Solomon's Mines style adventure with
killer apes guarding a valuable treasure and a scientist, a mysterious Romanian, a diamond expert, a hunter and a 'talking' gorilla go in search of it.
Complete and utter hokum, with 'Amy The
Talking Gorilla' delivering the most annoying animatronic performance in cinema history, although the worst performance in this nonsense must go to Tim 'Ze Must Find Ze Diamonds'