The final scene sees him floating down the river with a crew made up only of wild monkeys, with him declaring he will rule the entire continent. We see this in many sequences throughout the film, many of which are pretty obvious. The answer is definitely worth the build-up. Trivia "Iatrogenic illness" is a real term and it does happen, though the statistics quoted in the film and therefore the conclusions drawn from those numbers are questionable. Use the HTML below. In cinema, we often speak of what makes a good film. The audience may not agree with what Wertmuller is proposing here, and may perhaps dismiss her methods, but the effect is challenging, like all great art should be, and should not be discarded as so much waste.