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By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Wholesome but uninspired monkey tale.

Movie NR 2016 86 minutes
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Kids may respond to the irrepressible, funny monkey and the plight of a likable teen recovering from the death of her mom, despite a production that is both amateurish and predictable. With mostly one-dimensional characters and expected outcomes, the only real surprise comes at the end of Gibby when (spoiler alert) the malicious, unfeeling mean girl gets away with her behavior and appears to be rewarded for it. Other than that, messages are positive if simplistic. Still there are enough laughs and heartfelt moments to make it mildly entertaining for middle grades and up.

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