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Last week, 20th Century Fox showcased the first full War for the Planet of the Apes trailer, following a teaser that arrived in October. This installment of the Planet of the Apes prequel franchise is shaping up to be one of the most highly-anticipated movies of 2017, and earlier this week, fans and press members were treated to a special preview on the 20th Century Fox lot, where director Matt Reeves made quite the surprising comment. Here's what he had to say during the studio's presentation, which puts a different spin on the movie.
"The movie has heightened everything and we have a tremendous amount of humor, which you haven't had in either of the previous films."
Variety reports that Matt Reeves was on hand to introduce a series of clips and the first trailer at this presentation, but the "tremendous amounts of humor" comment took many by surprise. Both 2011's »
"All of human history has lead to this moment." 20th Century Fox has debuted the first official trailer for Matt Reeves' next sequel in the Apes franchise, this one titled War for the Planet of the Apes. After the tensions kept building in the first two movies, this time it's an all out war between humans and apes. Andy Serkis returns to play Caesar, and the cast includes Woody Harrelson as his adversary, the Colonel. Also starring Judy Greer as Cornelia, Max Lloyd-Jones as Blue Eyes, plus Steve Zahn, Chad Rook, Ty Olsson, Aleks Paunovic and Sara Canning. Everything about this looks awesome - I love the poster, I love how epic and gnarly this looks, I so can't wait to see it. This new Apes series keeps getting even better. Here's the first trailer (+ poster) for Matt Reeves' War for the Planet of the Apes, via Fox's »
- Alex Billington
The Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency book was first adapted for television back in 2012 but that only lasted for a handful of episodes. Will this new TV series be a hit in the ratings? Will and (which distributes the show outside the Us) want to bring it back for a second season? Could it be cancelled? Stay tuned.Loosely based on novels by Douglas Adams, the Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency TV series revolves around an eccentric time-traveling "holistic detective" (Samuel Barnett) and his reluctant sidekick, a washed up rocker (Elijah Wood). A collection of wild and dangerous characters’ further infiltrate and complicate their world. The cast also includes Hannah Marks, Jade Eshete, Fiona Dourif, Aaron Douglas, Dustin Milligan, Michael Eklund, Miguel Sandoval, Mpho Koaho, Neil Brown Jr., Osric Chau, Richard Schiff, Ty Olsson, Viv Leacock, and Zak Santiago.Below are the show's TV »
Earlier today, it was confirmed that 20th Century Fox is bringing their highly-anticipated sequel War for the Planet of the Apes to New York Comic Con, with the first footage expected to be unveiled during this panel. While we don't know if this footage will debut online after the panel presentation, the studio did unveil the first official synopsis today as well. Take a look at the plot description below.
"In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, 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 this 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 »
4 items from 2016
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