Sophia and Michael collaborate with Friday Night Films / Jim McDonough and Tim Tate on “Darling Pet Monkey”

Darling Pet Monkey

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True Story as narrated by Tim Tate. 1969 Outside of Washington D.C. Two brothers ordered a monkey for $19.95 out of the back of a Monster magazine. Things get weird. Tim's monkey story has been covered on NPR and has been made into a musical

DPM is a collaboration between Jim McDonough (Friday Night Films) and Launch Over. It is a small part of a larger project we hope to complete exploring the stories and experiences of people who bought strange items from the backs of comic books.



Sick 'n' Wrong Film Festival - July 6-12, 2020 - Online - Tickets available

Snake Alley Festival of Film - Friday, July 31, 2020 - Capitol Theater, Burlington, IA

Cape Cod Documentary Festival - Oct. 2020

Shawna Shea Film Festival - 2020 - Sturbridge, MA

Boston Underground Film Festival - Postponed - Cambridge, MA


Past Festivals:

Our band, Darling Pet Munkee, was inspired this ad.


Darling Pet Munkee Issue 6: Darling Pet Monkey