Feature: The Bride of the Gorilla | KCET
Raymond Burr stars as Barney Chavez, a plantation owner in South America, who kills one of his employees to get to his beautiful wife, Dina Van Gleder (Barbara Payton). But when a a curse is put upon him, Barney turns into a gorilla at night!
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- Feature: Bride of the Gorilla
Get the history behind this movie in our regular Classic Cool Theater feature, Classic Cool Context, and learn the sad story of Barbara Payton's life.
Inspired by the Mayan traditions of his youth, Jorge Dugal re-interprets his grandmother’s recipe for chirmol, a fire-roasted tomato and chili based salsa, that finds a modern home at one of Los Angeles’s most revered restaurants, Providence.