Plot & Details
In this lively comedy, an animal behaviorist is out studying wolves and she finds a young man who has been raised by the wild canines. Intrigued, she takes him back to the city to tame him. Later she learns that Bobo, as she calls him, is the long-missing heir to $30 million. His sudden reappearance causes his low-life brother Reggie to have apoplexy and he does everything he can to keep Bobo from becoming civilized and claiming his rightful fortune.
- Genre(s): Comedy
- Run Time: 86min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 04/17/1987
- DVD Release Date: 03/02/2004
- Distributor(s): MGM-UA Distribution
- Director(s): Melvin Frank
- Starring: Howie Mandel , Christopher Lloyd , Cloris Leachman , Colleen Camp , Amy Steel
- Themes: Fish Out of Water,Saintly Fools
- Tone: Goofy,Humorous,Silly
- Keywords: relative, animal, civilization, con/scam, family, greed, inheritance, self-discovery, upbringing, wolf
- Country of Origin: USA (04-17-1987)