Hey, hey they're monkeys. People say they monkey around. And this innocuous kidpic won't put anybody down.
In the early 1900s, a train carrying a French circus act derails in Oklahoma, and a bewildered bunch of performing chimps scamper into nearby woods. Jay Berry Lee (Corey Sevier), a mischief-prone 12-year-old farm kid, glimpses the exotic animals, but nobody gives him much credence until a poster
goes up advertising $85 in reward money for the monkeys' safe return. Jay wants to buy a pony for himself, so he goes about trying to trap the creatures, despite the disapproval of his strict parents (Michael Ontkean, Leslie Hope). The crafty primates foil one lure ...