Project X

Project X

Matthew Broderick
Director: Jonathan Kaplan Cast: Matthew Broderick
Matthew Broderick
, Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
, William Sadler
William Sadler
Jonathan Kaplan

DVD (Australian Import)

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Project X is a top-secret government undertaking involving trained chimpanzees. Grounded pilot Matthew Broderick, assigned to teach the chimps how to operate a flight simulator, discovers that his charges are to be subjected to high levels of radiation to test potential human endurance. Risking a court martial, Broderick links up with Helen Hunt, the researcher who has taught the chimps sign language, to save the simians from destruction. The serious subtext of Project X is forgotten during a Disneyesque comic finale, wherein the lovable chimps nearly trigger a nuclear meltdown! Without taking anything away from human stars Matthew Broderick and Helen Hunt, we must note that the most engaging performance in Project X is delivered by Willie the Chimp, who aces the challenging role of Virgil the Chimp.

Product Details

Release Date: 06/23/2015
UPC: 9332412010799
Original Release: 1987
Source: Imports
Sales rank: 15,660

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Matthew Broderick Jimmy Garrett
Helen Hunt Teresa Teri McDonald, Psychologist
William Sadler Dr. Lynnard Carroll
Johnny Ray McGhee Isaac Robertson
Jonathan Stark Sgt. Kreig Kreiger
Robin Gammell Col. Niles
Stephen Lang Watts
Jean Smart Dr. Criswell
Chuck Bennett Gen. Claybourne
Clatu Spke Chimp
Harry Ginger Chimp
Karanja Goliath Chimp
Anne Lockhart Actor
Lucy Razzberry Chimp
Lulu Ethel Chimp
Mousie New Recruit Chimp
Okko Goofy Chimp
Louis A. Peretz Bellhop
David Raynr Airman Curtis
Philip A. Roberson Reeves
Willie Virgil Chimp
Duncan Wilmore Maj. Duncan
Jackson Sleet Tavel
Ken Lerner Finley
Daniel Roebuck Hadfield
Mark Harden Airman Lewis
Marvin J. McIntyre Jimmy's Cellmate
Swede Johnson Senator
Harry Northrup Congressman
Michael Kramer Lt. Voeks
Reed R. McCants Lt. Frohman
Ward Costello Price
Lance August Cochran
Stan Foster Daniels
Gil Mandelik Perks
Shelly Desai Mr. Verrous
Dick Miller Max King, Freight Clerk
Michael Milgrom Melvin
Catherine Paolone Miss Decker
John Chilton Dr. Hutchins
David Hubbard Airman Curtis
Lynn Eastman Sgt. Huntley
Julian Sylvester Airman
Kim Robillard Lt. Rainey
David Stenstrom Lt. Durschlag
Richard Cummings Lt. Hayes
Randal Patrick Mackler
Bob Minor Air Policeman
Raymond Elmendorf Air Policeman
Robert Covarrubias M.P. Rodriguez
Dino Shorte M.P. Jones
Travis Swords Fanara
William Snider Warden
Michael McGrady Wilson
Rob Fitzgerald Dryer
Pamela Ludwig Lenore
Deborah Offner Carol Lee
Tee Rodgers Brig M.P.
Jackie Kinner United Way Volunteer
Mady Kaplan TV Announcer
Chevis Cooper Customer
Ken Sagoes Patrolman
Sam Laws Bartender
Sonny Davis Sgt. Ridley
Lance E. Nichols Hamer

Technical Credits
Jonathan Kaplan Director
O. Nicholas Brown Editor
Jackie Burch Casting
Lynn Christopher Set Decoration/Design
Dean Cundey Cinematographer
C.O. Erickson Executive Producer
Michael Fink Special Effects,Special Effects Supervisor
Peter Gabriel Songwriter
Petur Hliddal Sound/Sound Designer
James Horner Score Composer
Lawrence Lasker Original Story,Producer,Screenwriter
Gary Mallaber Songwriter
Chris McCarty Songwriter
Joseph G. Pacelli Set Decoration/Design
Walter Parkes Producer,Screenwriter
Lawrence G. Paull Production Designer
Brent Schoenfeld Editor
Albert M. Shapiro Asst. Director
Rick Simpson Set Decoration/Design
Raymond Stella Camera Operator
Mary Vogt Costumes/Costume Designer
Stanley G. Weiser Original Story,Screenwriter
Michael Westmore Makeup

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