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War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 14 July 2017 (USA)
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After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.

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Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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For freedom. For family. For the planet.


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, thematic elements, and some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Planet of the Apes 3  »

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$150,000,000 (estimated)

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$56,262,929 (USA) (16 July 2017)

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$140,958,101 (USA) (20 August 2017)
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Trivia

Serkis mentioned that the film will be accompanied by a video game, for which he had performed motion capture. See more »

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At the point Caser bring his horse to stop in the snow you hear someone say woo horse. See more »

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Caesar: Prepare for war.
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The 20th Century Fox fanfare is played through the use of Congo drums instead of the traditional percussion instruments. See more »

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References I Stand Alone (1998) See more »

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Apes's Past Is Prologue
Written by Griffy Giacchino
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Absolute tosh
20 July 2017 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

For want of a better word, allegorical - but only in the sense that the writers defaulted to familiar historical events and biblical story lines to compose an anti-content, challenge-bereft script. In parts I questioned whether I was watching a movie tailored to the intellectually-impaired, so banal and Dan-Brownlike were the and-then's; served dripping with saccharine sentimentality and heart-string tugging musical schmaltz. As a showcase for state of the art CGI it was...a showcase for state of the art CGI, nothing more. Recent reboot 1 nailed it; 2 flailed it; 3 failed it. Get your filthy paws off my franchise you damn dirty animator.


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