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The Hairy Ape

Directed by Alfred Santell
United States, 1944
Drama

Synopsis

During the 1940s, social class conflict is depicted when a spoiled socialite, traveling on a freighter, calls the ship’s head stoker a hairy ape, provoking him into stalking the rich woman once ashore in New York.

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The Hairy Ape Directed by Alfred Santell

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1945 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

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