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Blue Monkey (1987)


Directed by William Fruet

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Blue Monkey was a Canadian horror movie which featured several scenes filmed on the Lakeshore Grounds.

Filming on the Lakeshore Grounds

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Throughout the film, Humber College's  G building stands in as a hospital where a mysterious insect has escaped and is terrorizing the patients and staff.

Filming in the Superintendent's Residence

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The former Residence of the Superintendent of the Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital, Cumberland House, -  today home to the Jean Tweed Centre -  stands in for the home of the scientist who is called in to help find the insect before it procreates and spreads a deadly infection it is carrying.

Filming in the Tunnels

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 The tunnels underneath the cottages of the former Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital are explored as the search for the escaped insect is conducted. 

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