Spark: A Space Tail

Spark: A Space Tail

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A teenage monkey and his pals must save planet Bana from an evil tyrant in this CGI adventure featuring the voices of Jessica Biel and Patrick Stewart. More

Spark (Jace Norman) is a wisecracking teenage monkey who lives on an abandoned planet with his friends Chunk (Rob deLeeuw) and Vix (Biel). Thirteen years ago, power-hungry Zhong (Alan C. Peterson) seized control of their planet Beta, wiping out Spark's family and sending him into hiding. Now, Zhong plans to use the deadly space Kraken to destroy the entire universe, and no one but Spark can stop him.

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2016Rating: PG, Fantasy violence91 minsUSA
AdventureAnimatedComedyKids & FamilyScience Fiction

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Spark: A Space Tail | Reviews

13%24 reviews

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Variety

Variety

Second-rate monkey business that never achieves liftoff.

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Total Film

Total Film

An animated intergalactic 'tail' with plenty of humour, but not enough heart.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Surely there is a species of monkey somewhere far, far away who are all banging randomly on typewriters and yet have managed, somehow, to come up with a better script than this derivative piece of space junk.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

One questions how a movie this ill-conceived even got made, and how writer-director Aaron Woodley recruited a voice cast that includes talent like Susan Sarandon, Patrick Stewart and Hilary Swank.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

There's scant evidence of any creative spark in Spark: A Space Tail, a thoroughly generic, unremittingly charmless computer-animated adventure.

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Spark: A Space Tail | Release Details

Spark: A Space Tail is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.