The Barefoot Executive

  • 1971

42 %
83 % Fresh
$ 0 Million

The Barefoot Executive is a 1971 English-language Family Comedy movie written by Lila Garrett, Bernie Kahn, Stewart C. Billett and Joseph L. Mceveety. The movie is directed by Robert Butler and produced by Bill Anderson under the banner of Walt Disney Productions. A young man who works in the mailroom at a TV network wants to move up the corporate ladder but finds himself stymied by his selfish boss. By chance he discovers that his neighbor's chimpanzee has a knack for picking successful TV programs. He uses the chimp's programming skills to land himself a job in the programming department of the network. Written by Anonymous. The barefoot executive features Kurt Russell in the lead role along with an ensemble cast including Joe Flynn, Wally Cox, Heather North, John Ritter, Harry Morgan and Alan Hewitt. The music was composed by Robert F. Brunner. Cinematography was done by Charles F. Wheeler and editing by Robert Stafford. The film has a running time of 96 minutes. It was released on 17th March 1971. Distribution rights for the film were acquired by Buena Vista Distribution.

Release Date 17 MAR 1971
Run Time 1 HOUR 36 MINUTES



Family , Comedy

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