Monkey Trouble
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A young girl secretly adopts a runaway monkey only to have to deal with the simian's mischief-making tendencies in this family comedy. Young Eva (Thora Birch)'s dreams of having a pet are frustrated by the objections of her mother (Mimi Rogers) and allergic stepfather (Christopher McDonald). When she finds a stray capuchin monkey, she cannot resist it, and she keeps the animal -- which she names Dodger -- hidden in her room. Eva doesn't know that Dodger has just escaped from an evil organ grinder named Azro (Harvey Keitel, playing a regrettable Gypsy stereotype), who had trained… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Ludicrous monkey caper has loads of potty humor."
‑ Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
"Above average kids movie. The girl is smart and the monkey is clever. Harvey Keitel's villain is a big surprise."
‑ Fred Topel,
"Great family fun....Birch is a joy"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"The team of Thora Birch and Finster the primate makes for light and moderately fun family viewing."
‑ Ryan Cracknell, Apollo Guide
"Click to read the article."
‑ Staci Layne Wilson,
"Hey, I liked the monkey"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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