The Barefoot Executive

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"The Secret To Success Is Pure Monkey Business"
  • G
  • 1971
  • 1 min
  • 6.0  (1,848)
  • 55

Steven Post, mailroom clerk of a major network, discovers that his girlfriend's chimpanzee has the ability to predict which one of the network's programs will receive the highest ratings. If the show is a loser, the chimp blows a raspberry. If the show is hit, he applauds. Steven represents the chimpanzee's views on a TV program and learns that the executives disagree with the choices. Eventually, the chimp proves his abilities are genuine and leads to Steven's promotion to network vice president straight from mailroom clerk. This is short lived when some executives learn the truth and kidnap the chimp.

The Barefoot Executive
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Steven Post, mailroom clerk of a major network, discovers that his girlfriend's chimpanzee has the ability to predict which one of the network's programs will receive the highest ratings. If the show is a loser, the chimp blows a raspberry. If the show is hit, he applauds. Steven represents the chimpanzee's views on a TV program and learns that the executives disagree with the choices. Eventually, the chimp proves his abilities are genuine and leads to Steven's promotion to network vice president straight from mailroom clerk. This is short lived when some executives learn the truth and kidnap the chimp.

The Barefoot Executive is a 1971 comedy with a runtime of 1 minute. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0 and a MetaScore of 55.

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  • Release Date
    1971
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    1 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (1,848)
  • Metascore
    55