Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Chimp "adoption" documentary has some scary moments.

G 2012 78 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 10 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Couldn’t finish watching

Too much for me and my 9 year old. Too many scary moments and very sad at times. The death of Oscar’s mother was devastating and led to many tears. Beautiful cinematography but would not watch again.
age 12+

Not for sensitive kids

Even my 11 year old couldn't watch past the death of oscars mother. Really detailed account of him being alone and rejected. Later adoption doesn't make it ok for my children.

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