Life is an adventure for Maya, the clever and resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey in Monkey Kingdom, Disneynatureâ€™s new feature film set among ancient ruins in the storied jungles of South Asia. Mayaâ€... more
Release DateU.S.Monkey Kingdom was released on
Friday, April 17, 2015 Nationwide Release
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
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Life is an adventure for Maya, the clever and resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey in Monkey Kingdom, Disneynatureâ€™s new feature film set among ancient ruins in the storied jungles of South Asia. Mayaâ€™s world is forever changed when she welcomes her son, Kip, into her complicated extended family. Like all families, Mayaâ€™s has more than its share of colorful personalitiesâ€”and sheâ€™s determined to give her son a leg up in the world. When their longtime home at Castle Rock is taken over by powerful neighboring monkeys, Maya's whole family is forced to relocate, and she uses her street smarts and ingenuity to lead them to untapped resources amidst strange new creatures and unsettling surroundings. Ultimately, they will all have to work together to reclaim Castle Rock, where Maya can hopefully realize her dreams for her sonâ€™s future.
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Trivia & Production Notes
- Monkey Kingdom is the sixth theatrical release for Disneynature, the first new Disney-branded film label from The Walt Disney Studios in more than 60 years. The label was launched in April 2008 to bring the world's top nature filmmakers together to capture a variety of wildlife subjects and stories.