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Space Chimps Reviews

Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 1/4

November 24, 2011
Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/5

November 16, 2011

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: D

October 18, 2008
Tom Huddlestone
Time Out
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Coupling the men-on-a-mission antics of 'Armageddon' with the catch-all sci-fi pastiche of TV's 'Futurama', 'Space Chimps' is an underwhelming slice of lowbrow CGI entertainment.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/6

August 1, 2008
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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I have to admit, there's a sort of dopey, cute, harmless charm to this movie. It actually doesn't stink.

July 21, 2008
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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Only a truly dreadful story could make 81 minutes seem like an eternity. And Space Chimps is just that leaden experience.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 1/4

July 18, 2008
Susan Walker
Toronto Star
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The animated action movie nevertheless delivers -- da-dum -- more fun than a barrel of monkeys.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 18, 2008
Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
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Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 18, 2008
Michael Ordoña
Los Angeles Times
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There's probably not enough fuel beyond cute chimps in Candyland to achieve orbit for the kids.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

July 18, 2008
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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When it comes to chimps and space, Stanley Kubrick pretty much covered the topic.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 18, 2008
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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A bland tale.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 1/5

July 18, 2008
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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The film's creators haven't learned the Pixar strategy of creating a resonant story as the foundation of a film. So we get a formulaic tale of a lazy nonconformist who learns to take his responsibilities seriously and saves the day.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 18, 2008
Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
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Why would you take your kids to see Space Chimps, an uninspired animated feature about chimp astronauts, when you could take them instead to see Wall-E.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: C-

July 18, 2008
Neil Genzlinger
New York Times
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Journalism is all about having the courage to write the truth even if it will get you mocked by your relatives and co-workers, so here goes: Space Chimps is hilarious.

| Original Score: 4/5

July 18, 2008
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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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.

July 18, 2008
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Space Chimps is delightful from beginning to end: A goofy space opera.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 18, 2008
Jason McBride
Globe and Mail
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Worse are the chimps themselves. Their bodies are realistic in all the wrong ways, with grotesque appendages and unpleasantly textured fur, while the expressions on their unadorable mugs are entirely devoid of humanity.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 1/4

July 18, 2008
Tasha Robinson
AV Club
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Like a poorly designed videogame, it's as much a test of endurance of repetition as anything else.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C-

July 17, 2008
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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One of those cartoons parents at least won't mind sitting through while little Miss or Mister Eight-and-younger gets his or her chuckles at the cute talking primates.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 3/5

July 17, 2008
Adam Markovitz
Entertainment Weekly
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While candy-colored graphics should dazzle kids, Space Chimps has little draw for audiences spoiled by the Pixar-given knowledge that CGI can entertain -- and not just stupefy -- moviegoers of any age.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: D

July 17, 2008
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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It'll keep the kids entertained for a while and give their parents a chuckle or two along the way.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 3/5

July 17, 2008
Lael Loewenstein
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As light as a banana souffle and about as substantial.

Full Review Source: Variety

July 17, 2008
Robert Wilonsky
Village Voice
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[It's] like they ran out of the $292.96 budget halfway through.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

July 17, 2008
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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Space Chimps sucks a whole lot of talented people into a wormhole of lousy.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 1/4

July 17, 2008
Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out New York
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The animation lacks depth, and the only striking element is the Teletubbies-on-acid color scheme.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 2/6

July 16, 2008
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