Space Chimps

2008

Space Chimps

Critics Consensus

Space Chimps' cheap animation and overabundance of monkey puns feels especially dated in a post-Wall-E world.

33%

TOMATOMETER

Total Count: 91

33%

Audience Score

User Ratings: 124,305

Where to watch

Show all services

Other Movies

Rate And Review

User image

Verified

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)



  • You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Step 2 of 2

    How did you buy your ticket?

    Let's get your review verified.

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

    You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)

  • How did you buy your ticket?

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

Space Chimps Photos

Movie Info

When a $5 billion Space Agency probe disappears into an intergalactic wormhole, the agency recruits Ham III, grandson of the first chimpanzee in space, to help retrieve the wayward craft. But Ham is a free-spirited circus performer more interested in zero gravity high jinks than living up to his illustrious heritage. The simian slacker becomes a reluctant hero and learns the true meaning of courage as he and his crewmates, the plucky Lieutenant Luna and their by-the-book commander, Titan, risk everything in an effort to save the peaceful inhabitants of a distant planet from an evil dictator.

Cast

News & Interviews for Space Chimps

Critic Reviews for Space Chimps

All Critics (91) | Top Critics (29) | Fresh (30) | Rotten (61)

Audience Reviews for Space Chimps

  • Dec 31, 2011
    Taking about a bad idea for a film: Chimps in outer space. The recycled plot from many science fiction movies with a bunch of terribly obnoxious characters was a bad idea, big time. I absolutely hated all the characters, the racism and stupidity of the script. Even the kids wouldn't enjoy this flick, the reason I gave it 1 star is because of the nice voice acting from Andy Samberg.
    Sylvester K Super Reviewer
  • Nov 06, 2011
    Space Chimps has a very interesting premise that might have made a good movie if it also had good animation and less monkey puns.
    Directors C Super Reviewer
  • Jan 02, 2011
    Surprisingly very good
    Michael E Super Reviewer
  • May 14, 2010
    I was really looking forward seeing this movie but sadly I was very disappointed. The story is about some chimps being trained as austronauts and they get the opportunity to go to space. I thought the story lacked information and excitement and there clearly are a lot of talented animators who wasted their time making this movie.
    Naughtia N Super Reviewer

Space Chimps Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Movie & TV guides