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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) (14 July 2017)

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$137,232,191 (USA) (11 August 2017)
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Trivia

Director Matt Reeves is only the second person to return to direct a Planet of the Apes film (the first being J. Lee Thompson, who directed Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972) and Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)). See more »

Goofs

The US Army unit featured as the main protagonists fail to use any scouts when moving, nor any sentries when in camp, meaning the apes are easily able to follow them and at one point a human child can walk into a fortified camp unchallenged and unobserved. The use of scouts and sentries is basic procedure for any professional military. See more »

Quotes

The Colonel: Have you come to save your apes?
Caesar: I came for you.
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

References The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) See more »

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Apes's Past Is Prologue
Written by Griffy Giacchino (as Griffith Giacchino)
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Snore for the Planet of the Apes
25 July 2017 | by (uk) – See all my reviews

This film was 2 hours 20 minutes. The middle 2 hours and 10 minutes were very boring. The interesting things (for me) was having Cornelious and Nova as those two, in grown up version are in the Charlton Heston movies. I also liked the music which can be described as ape drums. However overall this is just a boring film.


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