Scooby Doo, Where are You! episode “Never Ape an Ape Man”,
visits Daphne’s Uncle John Maxell when directing his film, The Ape Man of Forbidden Mountain. No sooner than they arrive, they witness the legendary Ape Man sabotage the film set and another mystery begins!
The villain, the mystery, and the technology
Unanswered questions of curiosity
Final words and observations
“Ape” is very unique, as it doesn’t follow the formula of most every other episode. With a motive of nothing more than spite it is nearly a parody of poorly made B-movies. There is no conspiracy, no secrets to hide. Carl is a unique villain as he does not have an alter-ego. His release from his own trunk is a subliminal message you could write a psychology thesis about. Read the Scooby list of 5 things you may have missed watching “Never Ape an Ape Man”.