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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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Also Known As:

Planet of the Apes 3  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$56,262,929, 16 July 2017, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$146,880,162, 30 November 2017

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$346,613,018, 20 August 2017
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Graffiti reading "APE-OCALYPSE NOW" can be seen. This is because the Colonel in this film is reminiscent of Colonel Kurtz in Apocalypse Now (1979). See more »

Goofs

The character Luca is an adult gorilla that should weigh in the region of 3 to 400 lb and is seen in much of the film riding a horse, often at the gallop. A horse carrying this kind of weight would not be able to walk easily, certainly not gallop. See more »

Quotes

Caesar: We cannot take her, Maurice.
Maurice: I understand. But I cannot leave her.
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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

Featured in Film '72: Episode #46.7 (2017) See more »

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Apes's Past Is Prologue
Written by Griffy Giacchino
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Drivel, Nonsense and utter Garbage.
11 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

Shocking. Absolutely shocking.

It's rare that I've actually wanted to leave a film before it ends. The writers tried to pull the wool over our eyes and recycle scenes from multiple classics such as Schindler's List, Lord of the Rings and Arrival staring Jeremy Renner.

Every emotional scene with that annoying piano score made me want to gouge my eyes out. In comparison, the masterful aerial shots of Denis Villeneuve's 2016 blockbuster Arrival were mesmerising and visually rich.

1 out of 10 (And that's generous).

Ron


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