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The Barefoot Executive

This is a very funny satire of television. The action takes place at UBC, a TV network that's always last in the ratings. One of the pages has a girl friend whose pet chimp unerringly picks hit TV shows. Network employee Steven Post (Kurt Russell) uses the… (more)

Released: 1971

Rating: G

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(Movie Clip) Mr. Wilbanks
John Ritter (as Roger), Heather North (as Jennifer), Kurt Russell (as Steve), Joe Flynn (Mr. Wilbanks) and the fictional UBC TV network are introduced (more…)
(Movie Clip) Abe Lincoln's Doctor's Dog
Mail-room staffer Steve (Kurt Russell) ambushes network executive Wilbanks (Joe Flynn), and his chauffeur Mertons (Wally Cox), with a programming pitc (more…)
(Movie Clip) He's Gone Mad!
Steve (Kurt Russell) hastens to make sure his rival Roger (John Ritter) doesn't discover that Raffles the chimp is a TV programming genius in Disney's (more…)
(Movie Clip) Mother Carey's Chickens
Steve (Kurt Russell) discovers that Raffles the chimp, newly adopted by his girlfriend Jenn (Heather North), has strong preferences about TV in The Ba (more…)

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: G
  • Review: This is a very funny satire of television. The action takes place at UBC, a TV network that's always last in the ratings. One of the pages has a girl friend whose pet chimp unerringly picks hit TV shows. Network employee Steven Post (Kurt Russell) uses the… (more)

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