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Planet of the Apes (2001) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • It is the year 2029: Astronaut Leo Davidson boards a pod cruiser on a Space Station for a "routine" reconnaissance mission. But an abrupt detour through a space time wormhole lands him on a strange planet where talking apes rule over the human race. With the help of a sympathetic chimpanzee activist named Ari and a small band of human rebels, Leo leads the effort to evade the advancing Gorilla Army led by General Thade and his most trusted warrior Attar. Now the race is on to reach a sacred temple within the planet's Forbidden Zone to discover the shocking secrets of mankind's past - and the key to its future.

    - Written by Tim1370
  • An astronaut trying to retrieve a monkey in space ends up landing on a planet inhabited by talking human-like apes. Leo Davidson finds himself captured by the apes and placed in a cage with other humans. All the apes take this same 'human hating' attitude, with the exception of one. A kind, female ape called Ari sees something different in these humans, and plans to help them in whatever they need to do.

    - Written by FilmFanUK
  • An Air Force astronaut crash lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.

    - Written by emauger1

Synopsis

In 2029, aboard the United States Air Force space station Oberon, Leo Davidson ( ) works closely with primates who are trained for space missions...

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