Summer of the Monkeys (1998) - Rotten Tomatoes

Summer of the Monkeys (1998)





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Movie Info

In this Canadian coming-of-age adventure, John Lee and wife Sarah have two children, Jay Berry and crippled Daisy. Hoping to buy a pony, Jay Berry works during the summer. When a bunch of circus monkeys escape after a train wreck, Jay Berry plans to catch them and collect the reward.


Leslie Hope
as Sarah Lee
Wilford Brimley
as Grandpa Sam Ferrans
Corey Sevier
as Jay Berry Lee
Katie Stuart
as Daisy Lee
Don Francks
as Baylis Hatcher
Melissa Thompson
as Miss Freeman
Wayne Best
as Mr. Patterson
Beverly Cooper
as Librarian
Blaine Hart
as Conductor
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Critic Reviews for Summer of the Monkeys

All Critics (3)

A heartwarming chimp tale.

January 2, 2011 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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January 12, 2005 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Summer of the Monkeys

Someone at Disney definitely got canned for green-lighting this film. Possibly even shot and dismembered with an old buoy knife.

Reid Volk
Reid Volk

Super Reviewer

summer of the monkeys... ha oh my god i used to love this. Not because its a good movie, but because i used to like monkeys.

Coxxie Mild Sauce
Coxxie Mild Sauce

Super Reviewer

I think that I liked it... I saw it a long time ago. I remember that the book was really good.

Andrew Fillmore
Andrew Fillmore

Super Reviewer

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