Monkey Trouble (1994)




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Nine-year-old Thora Birch wants a pet. She manages to get her hands on a capuchin monkey, previously owned by a gypsy pickpocket. She has to keep her new companion hidden from her parents, while preventing the monkey, who has been trained as a thief, from robbing the neighbors blind.
Comedy , Kids & Family
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Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Thora Birch
as Eva Gregory
Harvey Keitel
as Azro `Shorty' Kohn
as Finster
Victor Argo
as Charlie
Remy Ryan
as Katie
Jo Champa
as Annie
Andi Chapman
as Christine
Julie Payne
as Librarian
Molly David
as Kaye Weller
Harvey Vernon
as Harold Weller
Tereza Ellis
as Cashier
Frank Lugo
as Mexican Park Attendant
Gerry Bednob
as Mr. Rao
Aaron Lustig
as Store Manager
Bea Soong
as Japanese Woman
Deborah White
as Katie's Mother
Richard Reicheg
as Assistant to Mr. Big
Robert A. Perry
as Echo Man
Rino Piccolo
as Man in Crowd
Mary Goldman
as Park Attendant
Christopher Gabriel
as Bored Cashier
Diane Manzo
as Jogger
Carrie Pauley
as Girl With Kite
Stephen J. Todey
as Rooftop Worker
William McGore
as Gee Boy
Ruben Gallegos
as Gee Boy
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Critic Reviews for Monkey Trouble

All Critics (12) | Top Critics (2)

Ludicrous monkey caper has loads of potty humor.

Full Review… | February 6, 2013
Common Sense Media

Great family fun....Birch is a joy

March 9, 2005

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Full Review… | January 4, 2005

Above average kids movie. The girl is smart and the monkey is clever. Harvey Keitel's villain is a big surprise.

July 13, 2003

The team of Thora Birch and Finster the primate makes for light and moderately fun family viewing.

March 16, 2003
Apollo Guide

Hey, I liked the monkey

August 22, 2002
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Audience Reviews for Monkey Trouble

Another animal and kid movie, just as stupid as the rest, but it'll entertain the kids.

Aj V
Aj V

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I've seen this movie many times when I was younger. Its about this troubled girl whose life takes a drastic change when she finds this pet monkey. She hides the monkey in her room so her parents won't know. When she discovers that this monkey has been trained to be a thief by a gypsy she tries to train the monkey to stop stealing. When the gypsy wants the monkey back, she tries everything to keep the monkey from him. This is a very good family movie.

Naughtia Nahazhina
Naughtia Nahazhina

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