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Bedtime for Bonzo (1951)

Not Rated
83 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

A college professor attempts to salvage his personal and professional reputation by using a laboratory chimpanzee to prove that environment trumps heredity in behavioral development.
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Director
Frederick De Cordova (as Frederick de Cordova)
Writers
Ted Berkman (story) | Raphael Blau (story) (as Raphael David Blau) | Lou Breslow | Val Burton
Producer
Michael Kraike (as Michel Kraike)
Cinematographer
Carl E. Guthrie (as Carl Guthrie)
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Updated Feb 15, 1951

Release date
Apr 5, 1951 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Ronald Reagan
Prof. Peter Boyd Prof. Peter Boyd   See fewer
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Diana Lynn
Jane Linden Jane Linden   See fewer
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Walter Slezak
Prof. Hans Neumann Prof. Hans Neumann   See fewer
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Lucille Barkley
Dr. Valerie Tillinghast Dr. Valerie Tillinghast   See fewer
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Jesse White
Babcock Babcock   See fewer
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Herbert Heyes
Dean Tillinghast Dean Tillinghast   See fewer
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Herb Vigran
Police Lt. Daggett (as Herburt Vigran) Police Lt. Daggett (as Herburt Vigran)   See fewer
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Harry Tyler
Knucksy Breckenridge Knucksy Breckenridge   See fewer
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Edward Clark
Professor Fosdick (as Ed Clark) Professor Fosdick (as Ed Clark)   See fewer
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Edward Gargan
Policeman Bill (as Ed Gargan) Policeman Bill (as Ed Gargan)   See fewer
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Joel Friedkin
Mr. DeWitt Mr. DeWitt   See fewer
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Brad Browne
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Elizabeth Flournoy
Miss Swithen (as Elizabeth Flourney) Miss Swithen (as Elizabeth Flourney)   See fewer
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Howard Banks
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Perc Launders
Fireman Fireman   See fewer
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Brad Johnson
Student Student   See fewer
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Billy Mauch
Student (as Bill Mauch) Student (as Bill Mauch)   See fewer
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Ann Tyrrell
Telephone Operator Telephone Operator   See fewer
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Bonzo
Bonzo Bonzo   See fewer
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Ginger Anderson
Coed (uncredited) Coed (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leslie Banning
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Tommy Bond
Student Reading Newspaper (uncredited) Student Reading Newspaper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bridget Carr
Girl in Car (uncredited) Girl in Car (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Carr
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Crane
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John Daheim
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Irmgard Dawson
Operator (uncredited) Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Johnny Duncan
Paperboy (uncredited) Paperboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gargan
Teacher (uncredited) Teacher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philo McCullough
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Chip Perrin
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Midge Ware
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Steve Wayne
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5.4 / 10 | 821 votes