Curious George

Curious George

Curious George

Ape expectations.

"I don't like Curious George any more."

If you could see the look on my five-year-old son's face when he finally uttered this heart-breaking revelation, a scowl of frustration spoiling his innocent brow, you'd understand just what a misguided enterprise this monkey-themed game-of-the-movie-of-the-books adaptation is.

See, I'd just spent the best part of two hours trying to interest him, and a small group of his closest friends, in the joys of videogaming with a little help from our monkey pal. But long before we'd even got to the point where the little fella disowned all things Curious, I'd already been regaled with a parade of frowning interjections such as:

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