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Krippendorf's Tribe (1998)

PG-13 02/27/1998 (US) ComedyDramaFamily 1h 34m

He's discovered the wildest tribe in his own backyard!

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After squandering his grant money, despondent and recently widowed anthropologist James Krippendorf must produce hard evidence of the existence of a heretofore undiscovered New Guinea tribe. Grass skirts, makeup, and staged rituals transform his three troubled children into the Shelmikedmu, a primitive culture whose habits enthrall scholars. But when a spiteful rival threatens to blow the whistle on Krippendorf's ruse, he gets into the act as well.

  1. Frank Parkin

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  2. Todd Holland

    Director

  3. Charlie Peters

    Screenplay

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