Flashback Friday: 7 Best Big-Screen Primates

Chimps. Orangutans. Gorillas. Just saying their names can make you smile! These fascinating creatures not only give us a show in zoos and in the wild, but also on the big screen. Primates have been the stars of a number of films throughout the years: the duplicate adaptations of King Kong and Planet of the Apes prove that.

In honor of the DisneyNature movie Chimpanzee out today, here are 7 of the best movies with primates in them:

The Jungle Book (1967)

Monkey Trouble (1994)

George of the Jungle (1997)

Mighty Joe Young (1998)

Tarzan (1999)

Planet of the Apes (2001)

King Kong (2005)

Which movie with primates is your favorite?