Monkey Business 1952

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Monkey Business ★★★ 1952

A scientist invents a fountain-of-youth potion, a lab chimpanzee mistakenly dumps it into a water cooler, and then grown-ups start turning into adolescents. Top-flight crew occasionally labors in this screwball comedy, though comic moments shine. Monroe is the secretary sans skills, while absent-minded Grant and sexy wife Rogers race hormonally as teens. 97m/B VHS, DVD . Charlotte Austin, Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Charles Coburn, Marilyn Monroe, Hugh Marlowe, Larry Keating, George Winslow; D: Howard Hawks; W: Ben Hecht, Charles Lederer, I.A.L. Diamond; C: Milton Krasner; M: Leigh Harline.