Title Matching "Planet of the Apes" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
PG-13 | 140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.
Votes: 208,190 | Gross: $146.88M
2. Planet of the Apes (2001)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In 2029, an Air Force astronaut crash-lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.
Votes: 203,405 | Gross: $180.01M
3. Planet of the Apes (1968)
G | 112 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi
An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species, and humans are the oppressed and enslaved.
Votes: 157,796 | Gross: $33.40M
4. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier.
Votes: 395,045 | Gross: $208.55M
5. Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives advanced intelligence to a chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising.
Votes: 478,061 | Gross: $176.76M
6. Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)
G | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The sole survivor of an interplanetary rescue mission searches for the only survivor of the previous expedition. He discovers a planet ruled by apes and an underground city run by telepathic humans.
Votes: 39,498 | Gross: $19.00M
8. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
G | 98 min | Action, Sci-Fi
The world is shocked by the appearance of three talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society, but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.
Votes: 29,927 | Gross: $12.30M
9. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
G | 93 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Ten years after a worldwide series of ape revolutions and a brutal nuclear war among humans, Caesar must protect survivors of both species from an insidious human cult and a militant ape faction alike.
Votes: 27,317 | Gross: $8.84M
10. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
PG | 88 min | Action, Sci-Fi
In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.
Votes: 28,429 | Gross: $9.00M
11. Return to the Planet of the Apes (1975–1976)
24 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
While on a mission, three astronauts in their spaceship get caught in a time vortex. They return to Earth in the year 3979 A.D. and discover that intelligent apes are now the highest form of life.
12. Planet of the Erotic Ape (2002 Video)
Not Rated | 68 min | Comedy
A TV repairman / mad scientist creates a device that transports him to another world where women have banished men to a forbidden zone and taken apes as their love slaves.
16. Back to the Planet of the Apes (1980 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 92 min | Sci-Fi
This is not an original made-for-TV movie, but two episodes of the 1974 TV series Planet of the Apes (1974) edited together: Planet of the Apes: Escape from Tomorrow (1974) and Planet of the Apes: The Trap (1974).
17. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Humans and Apes: The Cast of 'Dawn' (2014 Video)
18 min | Short
This piece starts out with actor Jason Clarke, and a behind-the-scenes look at when his character bravely went into the woods to seek out Caesar and ask him for his help. You also get a ... See full summary »
18. Treachery and Greed on the Planet of the Apes (1980 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 90 min | Sci-Fi
19. War for the Planet of the Apes: All About Caesar (2017 Video)
13 min | Documentary, Short
This pieces focuses on the character in general, as well as some of the motion capture and photo realistic CGI elements that go into the creation of the Caesar character and Serkis's performance.
20. Farewell to the Planet of the Apes (1980 TV Movie)
PG | 90 min | Sci-Fi
21. Forgotten City of the Planet of the Apes (1980 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 95 min | Sci-Fi
A television movie made from two segments of the cult TV Series Planet of the Apes (1974), Planet of the Apes: The Gladiators (1974), directed by Don McDougall and Planet of the Apes: The Legacy (1974), directed by Bernard McEveety.
22. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Andy Serkis: Rediscovering Caesar (2014 Video)
9 min | Short
Focuses on Serkis and the motion capture technology utilized to create Caesar and the other apes.
24. Life, Liberty and Pursuit on the Planet of the Apes (1980 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 93 min | Sci-Fi
25. War for the Planet of the Apes: Music for Apes (2017 Video)
6 min | Documentary, Short
This involves Reeves and composer Michael Giacchino. We visit the recording studio and hear from Emil Richards, the percussionist who has worked on all the Apes movies since 1968.
26. The Making of 'Planet of the Apes' (2001 TV Short)
27 min | Documentary, Short
This documentary provides an inside look to several main stages of production for the 2001 film, Planet of the Apes (2001), including make-up, costume design, and set construction.
27. Waging War for the Planet of the Apes (2017 Video)
An in depth look behind the scenes at the making of the third film in the Caesar trilogy. Director Matt Reeves, along with the cast and crew, take you from developing the script to filming ... See full summary »
28. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Weta and Dawn (2014 Video)
20 min | Short
This piece takes us closeup to the makeup of the ape and its body. A new camera was even built for this production, close to 100 cameras they said. So basically this one looks very closely ... See full summary »
29. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The World of 'Dawn' (2014 Video)
15 min | Short
Looks at some of the production design and location creation, both real and CGI. Matt talks about the real materials used in the sets to make it look authentic like it could really be built... See full summary »
31. Planet of the Apes: Face Like a Monkey (2001 Video)
30 min | Documentary, Short
This making-of documentary covers ape visual design. We hear from Tim Burton and special make-up designer Rick Baker. They discuss casting for specific kinds of faces, issues with Tim ... See full summary »
32. Planet of the Apes: Ape Couture (2001 Video)
7 min | Short
In this making-of documentary we get notes from costume designer Colleen Atwood as she discusses visual looks both specific and general plus what it's like to work with a visually talented director like Burton.
33. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The Ape Community (2014 Video)
10 min | Short
This piece looks in parallel at the apes civilization, how it's almost tribal like, and compares it to our human race. They did a lot of research as to how nature would reclaim the Earth ... See full summary »
34. Composing the Score of 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' (2011 Video)
8 min | Documentary, Short
This making-of documentary delivers info from composer Patrick Doyle. He talks about the film's music and we get details about themes and goals. It's a reasonably informative glimpse of the composer's work.
Star: Patrick Doyle
35. The Great Apes of 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' (2011 Video)
23 min | Documentary, Short
This making-of documentary delivers information about three different creatures: chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans. The program combines text, "character turnarounds" for CG Rise ... See full summary »
39. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The Fight for a New Dawn (2014 Video)
16 min | Short
Looks at some of the fight choreography and the rehearsal process. A lot of pre-visualizations are thrown around here as well as rehearsals. It looks at the "letting go of your best friend"... See full summary »
42. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Journey to Dawn (2014 Video)
9 min | Short
The cast and crew talk about the success of the first film (mixed with past and current movie footage) and what the second one would bring to the universe as far as story goes. Matt Reeves ... See full summary »
43. Cult of the Planet of the Apes (1999)
A business man is attacked by a man in an ape mask and killed. The masked man runs off. Roddy is taunted by his two housemates, Doug and Pete, over his obsession with Planet Of The Apes ... See full summary »
44. Planet of the Apes: Screen Tests (2001 Video)
14 min | Short
Divided into five segments: Make-Up Tests (3:45), Group Tests (2:37), Movement Tests (1:46), Costume Tests (1:34) and Stunt Test (4:13)
45. Planet of the Apes: Simian Academy (2001 Video)
24 min | Documentary, Short
In this making-of documentary we see lots of behind the scenes video plus interviews, notes from stunt performer and movement coach Terry Notary, stunt coordinator Charlie Croughwell, head ... See full summary »
46. Planet of the Apes: Swinging from the Trees (2001 Video)
10 min | Documentary, Short
This making-of documentary looks at specific stunts. We find information from stunt performers and movement coaches Terry Notary and Sonny Tipton as well as stunt coordinator Charlie ... See full summary »
47. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Move Like an Ape: An Artist (2014 Video)
15 min | Short
The performance here is both in the face and the body as Terry Notary, who plays Rocket, takes us through practice to shooting. He talks about how demanding this actually is from the ... See full summary »
48. Planet of the Apes: On Location - Lake Powell (2001 Video)
12 min | Documentary, Short
In this making-of documentary we learn that Lake Powell also featured prominently in the original film, though apparently the new movie used different areas. We also get some details about the location as well as notes about its challenges