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The Monkey's Uncle

Rated Not Rated (US) / G (Canada), Comedy

The Monkey’s Uncle is a crazy sequel to Disney's The Misadventures of Merlin Jones. From the opening credits where the lovely Annette Funicello and the irresistible Beach Boys start the movie with a title song penned by the renowned Sherman Brothers. The story revolves around college wunderkind Merlin Jones and his girlfriend Jennifer who must win a $10 million endowment for the campus, provided they can build a flying machine powered by the school athletes. The Monkey’s Uncle is a fun and entertaining movie that all the family can enjoy again and again.


  • Brian Wilson: As Himself
  • College President: Gage Clarke
  • Darius Green III: Arthur O'Connell
  • Heywood: Mark Goddard
  • Jennifer: Annette Funicello
  • Judge Holmsby: Leon Ames
  • Leon: Leon Tyler
  • Lisa: Cheryl Miller
  • Merlin Jones: Tommy Kirk
  • Mr. Dearborne: Frank Faylen
  • Mrs. Gossett: Connie Gilchrist
  • Norman: Norman Grabowski
  • Professor Shattuck: Alan Hewitt
  • Regent: Alexander Lockwood
  • Regent: Harry Antrim
  • Regent: Harry Holcombe

Directed By

Robert Stevenson

Written By

Tom & Helen August

Run Time

92 min

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