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Chimpanzee
6.9 out of 10

Chimpanzee

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Overall 9
8.5

Chimpanzee (Blu-ray)

DVD Verdict
3 September 2012
  • Summary: Judge Bill Gibron won't monkey around with this intriguing title, since it's actually about apes.
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Overall 8
7.5

Chimpanzee

DVDizzy
20 August 2012
  • Conclusion: While some viewers will be put off by the near-constant narration or the efforts to turn this into a standard narrative drama, I greatly enjoyed Chimpanzee for its first-rate footage and fascinating subject matter.
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Overall 6
6.0

Chimpanzee

Cinema Blend
20 April 2012
  • Excerpt: Really good nature photography is a special effect that never gets old, especially when the camera is trained on creatures or climates inaccessible to the rest of us. So for all of Chimpanzee 's faults as a people-pleasing Disney "documentary" hellbent on building a kid-friendly narrative, it...
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Overall 4
3.6

Chimpanzee

AV Club
19 April 2012
  • Excerpt: On the Werner Herzog Nature Scale—1 being adorable emperor penguins in love and 10 being “the harmony of overwhelming and collective murder”—no Disney documentary is ever going to score anywhere above 5 or 6, tops.
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Review: ‘Chimpanzee’

Variety
15 April 2012
  • Summary: Visually stunning, almost impossibly intimate results is welded to a creakily executed story and narrated by a schticky, frequently bellowing Tim Allen.
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Overall 8
8.0

Chimpanzee

totalfilm.com
22 April 2013