• Space Chimps (2008)

Space Chimps

Release Date: July 18th, 2008

DVD Release Date: November 25th, 2008

G |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

Ham III (Andy Samberg) is the grandson of the first chimpanzee who first blasted into outer space. He and two other chimp astronauts go on a dangerous mission through a black hole. Landing on an inhabited planet, the space-faring simians must help depose a planetary tyrant, then find a way back to their own world.

Cast: Andy Samberg, Cheryl Hines, Kenan Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Kristin Chenoweth, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Daniels, Omid Abtahi

Director: Kirk De Micco

Genres: Animated , Children , Adventure , Comedy

Production Co: Vanguard Animation

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Sacrifice, Amusing, Rescue, Friendship, Quest, Engaging, Charming

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Delightful from beginning to end. show more

  • 63
    Ken FoxTV Guide Magazine

    Kids might find the sight of monkeys -- sorry, apes -- wrestling in outer-space funny, but unless they're unusually sophisticated, much will probably just confuse them. show more

  • 60
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The CG animation is nothing special, but the characters are surprisingly fun and the story is full of enough puns, wordplay and slapstick to elicit laughs from across the age spectrum. show more

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