George of the Jungle


1h 32m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Ursula Stanhope has travelled to Bukuvu from San Francisco is search of adventure. Her intended, Lyle Van de Groot, pursues her in hopes of capturing the legendary White Ape who is supposed to exist in the mountains. Ultimately, a romance blooms between Ursula and George, an extremely clumsy gorilla boy raised by an erudite ape.

Film Details

Also Known As
Djungel-George
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Action
Adventure
Family
Adaptation
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Playa del Rey, California, USA; Oahu, Hawaii, USA; San Francisco, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

Ursula Stanhope has travelled to Bukuvu from San Francisco is search of adventure. Her intended, Lyle Van de Groot, pursues her in hopes of capturing the legendary White Ape who is supposed to exist in the mountains. Ultimately, a romance blooms between Ursula and George, an extremely clumsy gorilla boy raised by an erudite ape.

Crew

Peter Abrahamson

Puppeteer

Peter Abrahamson

Other

Thomas Ackerman

Dp/Cinematographer

Thomas Ackerman

Director Of Photography

Bret Acquistapace

Electrician

Renata Adamidov

Assistant

Phil Adams

Stunt Coordinator

Felix Aguilar

Other

Terry Ahue

Production Coordinator

Archie K Ahuna

Special Effects Coordinator

Leah Aiken

Costumes

John Alexander

Animal Wrangler

Sheldon Allman

Song

Joe Altadonna

Set Designer

Tom Altobello

Assistant Property Master

Terry Anderson

Costumes

Paul Anka

Song

Jess Anscott

Other

Sergio Aragones

Animator

Saundra Marie Ardito

Accounting Assistant

Lou Arkoff

Coproducer

Jeff Arndt

Other

Seth Arnett

Other

Jeff Atmajian

Original Music

Terry Austin

Associate Producer

Jon Avnet

Producer

Petra Bach

Adr Editor

Carmen Baker

Assistant Sound Editor

Stephen Balliet

Sound Mixer

Hank Barrio

Other

Art Bartels

Key Rigging Grip

Jay Bartus

Special Effects

Nick Batchelor

Unit Production Manager

Allen Battino

Art Department

David Hogan Baur

Other

Michael Becker

Song

Jon G Belyeu

Special Effects Coordinator

Frank Bennett

Original Music

Rick Bernos

Other

Robert Berryhill

Song

Kent Beyda

Editor

Chris Biggs

3-D Animator

John Biggs

Other

Marsha Blackburn

Photography

Cheryl Blake

Other

Steve Blalock

Other

Fred Blankfein

Unit Production Manager

Sibi Blazic

Assistant

Xochi Blymyer

Assistant Director

Roger Bondelli

Editor

Mark W J Borg

Special Effects

Larry Addison Bortolott

Other

Mike Boudry

Adr

Justin Bourret

Avid Editor

Steve Boyum

Director Of Photography

Steve Boyum

Dp/Cinematographer

Scott Brede

Production Assistant

Daniel Brewer

Construction Coordinator

Jack Bricker

Hair

Peter Brooke

Production Designer

Jim Brookshire

Sound Editor

Jeanette Browing

Sound Dubbing

John Brown

Art Department

Richard Brown

Grip

Julianne Buescher

Puppeteer

Steward Burris

3-D Artist

Scott Burrow

Adr Editor

Chris L Burton

Special Effects

Rob Burton

Visual Effects

Rick Butz

Visual Effects

Danny Cadow

Stunts

Jack Cambra

Production Assistant

Andre Campbell

Production Assistant

Jason Campbell

Other

Robert J Campos

Production Coordinator

Marc Canas

Rerecording

Greg Cantrell

Rigging Gaffer

Karen Carmichael

Other

Cornelius Carroll

Stunts

Barbara Casner

Assistant Production Coordinator

John Catron

Accounting Assistant

Mauni Caves

Assistant Location Manager

Rick Cedillo

Other

Carol Chacamaty

Other

Michael Chacamaty

Production Assistant

Steve Chambers

Stunts

Tim Chau

Sound Design

Bruce Chimerofsky

Best Boy Grip

John Cleese

Song Performer

Johnny Clegg

Song

Johnny Clegg

Song Performer

Donna Cline

Visual Effects

K.c. Colwell

Assistant Director

Diana Combs

Other

Michael D Combs

Other

Patrick Connolly

Song

Harve Cook

Video Assist/Playback

M Kam Cooney

Special Effects

Lisa Cordero

Other

Ralph Cordero

Art Department

Gil Correa

Puppeteer

Gil Correa

Other

Jay Cox

Color Timer

Susan Cox

Costumes

John Crider

Other

Kate Crossley

Editor

Duke Cullen

Puppeteer

Duke Cullen

Other

Sheldon Curry

Music

Ed Dally

Other

Gerrit Dangremond

Steadicam Operator

C Marie Davis

Visual Effects

Mark Shane Davis

Key Grip

Mark Dawson

Other

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Louise Decordoba

Production Accountant

Brad Decter

Original Music

Doug Delaney

Rerecording

Doug Delaney

Camera

Paul Demarte

Assistant

David Depalo

Original Music

C Tad Devlin

Executive Producer

C Tad Devlin

Unit Production Manager

Dan Diprima

Music Editor

Eddy Donno

Stunts

Brian Dooley

Other

Margaret Doversola

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Robin Dufay

Other

Jim Duggan

Grip

David E Duncan

Storyboard Artist

Jo Lumpkin Dunne

Other

Ken Ebert

Special Effects

Jim Edson

Production Coordinator

David Elton

On-Set Dresser

Paula Endara

Associate Producer

Kenneth England

Production Assistant

Timothy Grant Engle

Dga Trainee

Danny Epper

Stunts

Kirk Essiambre

Other

Michael Estrella

Production Assistant

John Evanko

Stunts

Jeff Evans

Stunts

Nunzio Fazio

Assistant Director

Liz Lang Fedrick

Casting Associate

Bill Feightner

Technical Supervisor

Robert Fernandez

Music

Robert Ferrara

Electrician

Mike Ferris

Camera Operator

Cynthia Feyrer

Negative Cutting

Charles L Finance

Visual Effects

Kevin 'rambo' Fitzgerald

Best Boy Grip

Nathan Fitzgerald

Assistant Editor

Hugh Fitzpatrick

Production Assistant

Kenneth E Fix

Location Manager

Matthew Flesher

Other

Mark Forbert

Other

Kurt N Forshager

Sound Editor

Claude Francois

Song

Erica Freeman

Costumes

Leigh French

Voice Casting

James Fuller

Song

Linda Gacsko

Assistant

Vance Gage

Dolly Grip

Chris Gaiman

Assistant

Albert Gasser

Sound Editor

Marvin Gaye

Song

Marvin Gaye

Song Performer

Anita Gayle

Script Supervisor

Mara Gellman

Assistant

Debbie George

Production Assistant

Mark Gerasimenko

Assistant Camera Operator

Gary Gero

Animal Trainer

Mari Gill

Production Assistant

Mark Ginther

Other

Rick Glassy

Animal Trainer

Les Gobruegge

Set Designer

Avram D Gold

Adr Editor

Jeff Goldberg

Grip

Mark Goldberg

Other

Ben Good

Production Assistant

Dr. Jonathan Gording

Other

Michael Gough

Other

Carl Graves

Song

Eddy Gumienik

Production Assistant

Mike Gunning

Production Manager

Ed Gutentag

Assistant

David Haber

Art Director

Mark Haber

Set Designer

Michael Hackenberger

Animal Trainer

Alan B Hafemann

Special Effects

Joseph Hagey

Other

Ronald E. Hairston

Craft Service

Tom Haley

Other

Robert Hallowell

Other

Joseph Hanes

Electrician

Chris Hanson

Art Department

Karin Hanson

Hair

Bob Harman

Effects Coordinator

Lisa Harper

Grip

Patrick Hart

Post-Production Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Djungel-George
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Action
Adventure
Family
Adaptation
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Playa del Rey, California, USA; Oahu, Hawaii, USA; San Francisco, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States on Video December 2, 1997

Released in United States Summer July 16, 1997

Shown at Junior Dublin Film Festival (opening night) in Dublin, Ireland November 23 - December 5, 1997.

Live-action version of the animated series "George of the Jungle" which ran on ABC from 1967-70 and was produced by animator Jay Ward.

Alan Cohen was previously attached to direct.

Began shooting September 30, 1996.

Completed shooting January 27, 1997.

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at Junior Dublin Film Festival (opening night) in Dublin, Ireland November 23 - December 5, 1997.)

Released in United States Summer July 16, 1997

Released in United States on Video December 2, 1997

Live-action version of the animated series "George of the Jungle" which ran on ABC from 1967-70 and was produced by animator Jay Ward.