Posts Tagged ‘ape’

Video Nasties: Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)

Video Nasties: Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)

A doctor attempts a risky cure for his son’s Leukemia: Transplanting a gorilla heart into his chest. What results is an “Orgy of Terror!”




Monkey Business: The Rise and Fall of The American Gorilla-Suit Actor, Part 2

Monkey Business: The Rise and Fall of The American Gorilla-Suit Actor, Part 2

In Part 1, we examined the early history of the men-dressed-as-gorillas phenomenon. In Part 2, we’ll look at it’s crossover into the medium of television, and it’s eventual demise.




Monkey Business: The Rise and Fall of the American Gorilla-Suit Actor, Part 1

Monkey Business: The Rise and Fall of the American Gorilla-Suit Actor, Part 1

Gorilla suits have long been a staple of comedy and low-budget horror. But who wears them?