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2 Ratings: 3.0
Animation and Comedy movie directed by Henry Selick

Brendan Fraser plays the best-looking cartoonist you'll ever see inMonkeybone. Stu (Fraser) has created an animated character named Monkeybone, who sprang from his repressed sexual anxieties. He's just sold his animated series to a cable channel, and … see full wiki

Director: Henry Selick
Genre: Animation, Comedy
2 reviews about Monkeybone
review by . February 16, 2009
posted in Movie Hype
I decided to check this out after discovering that Henry Selick (director of The Nightmare Before Christmas and Coraline) had made a live-action comedy. My expectations were not too high - given Brendan Fraser as the lead - but I was happily surprised to see that Fraser can pull off not only the glum and reluctant hero but also the goofy and giddy clown type.    Cartoonist Stu Miley is on the verge of financial success and he doesn't like it. His dark and perverse brand of humor …
review by . August 24, 2008
By weird I do truly mean weird, in a way that you can't possibly see what was going through writer, Sam Hamms mind when devising this film. The story itself is weird enough but when focusing on the land of nightmares, known as Downtown, I found myself looking at something resembling the world of Jim Henson creations.    The story focuses around artist and animator Stu Miley (Brendan Fraser), a man who struggles with nightmare problems and has just achieved success with his greatest …
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