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PG| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
George (Brendan Fraser) has raised himself since since he was a baby and a plane crash stranded him in an African jungle. Now an adult, George has his first human contact in years when he rescues explorer Ursula Stanhope (Leslie Mann) from a lion. George and Ursula connect, and she leaves her fiancé, Lyle (Thomas Haden Church), and takes George back to San Francisco. But when George learns that his gorilla buddy has been captured, he and Ursula return on a rescue mission.

Cast: Brendan Fraser , Leslie Mann , Thomas Haden Church , Richard Roundtree , John Cleese , Greg Cruttwell , Abraham Benrubi , Holland Taylor

Director: Sam Weisman

Genres: Romantic comedy

George Of The Jungle (1997)

Release Date: July 16th, 1997|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    One of the most witty, entertaining family films to come out in some time. show more

  • 38
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This one's aimed at those airheads who, like George, have been swinging on a grapevine and slamming into too many trees. [16 July 1997, p. 3D] show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A movie that is sort of funny some of the time and then occasionally hilarious. show more

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