• Monkeybone (2001)


Release Date: February 23rd, 2001

DVD Release Date: May 21st, 2002

PG-13 |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

Slipping into a coma following a freakish accident, cartoonist Stu Miley (Brendan Fraser) finds himself in an incredible fantasy world known as Down Town. To return to reality, Stu has to outwit Death, herself (Whoopi Goldberg)... but one of the cartoonist's own creations, Monkeybone, has come to life and is manically intent on destroying Stu's plans to resume his life.

Cast: Brendan Fraser, Bridget Fonda, Rose McGowan, Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Kattan, Dave Foley, Megan Mullally, Jamie Donovan

Director: Henry Selick

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: 1492 Pictures, Twitching Image Studio, Twentieth Century Fox

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Hilarious , Doctor , Hospital , Transformation , Rivalry , 2000s , Death ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 42
    Cody ClarkMr. Showbiz

    A movie interesting enough in its conception to appeal to adults winds up being best suited to preadolescent sensibilities. show more

  • 10
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Adds up to one numbingly unfunny comedy.

  • 38
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Feels like it's been homogenized and Hollywoodized to death. show more

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