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Drama Comedy Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19981h 34mOn: Hoopla Tags: Animal Doctor Based on Books Country: America

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.Krippendorf's Tribe featuring Richard Dreyfuss and Jenna Elfman is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.0 (5,630 votes).

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Todd Holland


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Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#71,446 Ranked Movie

#1898 Ranked in Animal Movies

#3065 Ranked in Movies on Hoopla

#17862 Ranked in Comedy Movies

Krippendorf's Tribe has a less than average IMDb audience rating of 5.0 (5,630 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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