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MVP: Most Vertical Primate (2001)

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MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the ... See full summary »

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Robert Vince
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bernie Bernie ... Jack (as Berny)
Louie ... Louie
Jane Sowerby Jane Sowerby ... Julie
David Kaye ... Dave Bruce
Tony Alcantar ... Eric Clark
Cameron Bancroft ... Rob Poirier
Ray Galletti ... Max Brady (as Ray Galetti)
Troy Ruptash ... Tyson Fowler
Ian Bagg ... Olaf Shickedanz
Gus Lynch Gus Lynch ... Bud Fulton
Ian Goodman Ian Goodman ... Leo
Fred Keating ... Coach Miller
Craig March ... Coach Skinner
Brant Arnold-Smith Brant Arnold-Smith ... Sergei Bubalochov
Frank Topol Frank Topol ... Doug Knox
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MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the city, where he's befriended by Ben, a homeless skateboarder, and Ollie, a skate shop owner. Jack proves to be as adept at mastering the half-pipe as he does at delivering a slap shot, and before long, he and Ben are crashing amateur skateboarder competitions all over the country. Written by Anonymous

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The Most Valuable Primate Has Just Gone Vertical!

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Comedy | Family | Sport

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G | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

MVP 2: Most Vertical Primate See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Though uncredited, the majority of the skating scenes were filmed by Wee-Man from MTV's Jack-Ass, in a gorilla costume. See more »

Goofs

All the buses and bus stops seen are in the old BC Transit designs. BC Transit was the transit authority for Vancouver. A Vancouver SkyTrain sign is also seen at one point. See more »


Soundtracks

Stranded
Performed by Death On Wednesday
Music by Death On Wednesday
Lyrics by Nate Lawler
Used by permission of Electric Signal Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Sidecho Records
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Great Movie. A plethora of Comedy
14 August 2001 | by MrFish451See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this movie...although it was a little corny. But you must expect that if you are going to watch a movie where a monkey is the star athlete of a team. However, i thought that there were some parts that were HYSTERICAL! I enjoyed this movie just as much as its prequel. I expect to see an MVP III within the coming year.


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