Monty is a talking monkey who is a star in the Monkey Up energy drink commercials. But he wants more out of his life — he wants to be a movie star, and he is going to accomplish his goal his way. When he leaves the commercial set on his own, he finds that his road to stardom is not going to be easy, and he finds a new home with the Andrews family. There, he discovers that each member needs a little of his help.Sophie needs help with her gymnastics. Ethan needs help to get the lead in the school play and the attention of a girl he likes. Their dad, Jim, is having trouble with his novel writing, and their mom, Clare, is just too busy with her job to pay attention to the family. Monty, in his own crazy way, helps each of them and, along the way, learns the importance of being part of a family. “Monkey Up” will have you in stitches and remind you that family is more than just being related. This cute movie also reminds us to pay attention and spend quality time with those we love. “Monkey Up” brings heartwarming entertainment to the entire family. We are pleased to award this film the Dove “Family-Approved” Seal for all ages.