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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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Matt Reeves
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Serkis ... Caesar
Woody Harrelson ... The Colonel
Steve Zahn ... Bad Ape
Karin Konoval ... Maurice
Amiah Miller ... Nova
Terry Notary ... Rocket
Ty Olsson ... Red Donkey
Michael Adamthwaite ... Luca
Toby Kebbell ... Koba
Gabriel Chavarria ... Preacher
Judy Greer ... Cornelia
Sara Canning ... Lake
Devyn Dalton ... Cornelius
Aleks Paunovic ... Winter
Alessandro Juliani ... Spear
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Storyline

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.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, thematic elements, and some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

14 July 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Planet of the Apes 3 See more »

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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

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$490,664,238
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Dolby Atmos

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Color

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Co-Writer and Director Matt Reeves explained that introducing Bad Ape was meant to start widening the fictional world for future sequels, by establishing that there are other apes across the world beyond Caesar's colony who were mentally uplifted by the Simian Flu. He added: "Bad Ape is really...he's critical to this story, but he's actually a seed thats planted that sort of says that...that's a widening up of the world. It's not just Caesar's apes. There are other apes elsewhere, and those apes haven't had the benefit of Caesar's leadership, and so who knows what they're like, and they certainly wouldn't necessarily have the level of empathy and integrity that he's tried to instill in his family of apes, so future conflicts might not just be human and ape." See more »

Goofs

The Colonel is eating a piece of fruit off the tip of his knife. He takes a small bite leaving the rest on the tip of his knife as he goes into an intense dialogue with Caesar. Camera back to The Colonel the piece of fruit suddenly disappeared and there's no fruit on the floor when the camera panned out. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Captain: Is that a trench? It looks like there's more of them inside.
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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 Ben-Hur (1959) See more »

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Star Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key
Arranged by Jeff Kryka
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8/10. Sounds like a bad joke.
30 July 2017 | by vutescuv-154-156350See all my reviews

I get it. It's quite simple actually. When you have 150m budget, you can afford to spend 50-60k for 5000 10 stars votes. Are plenty of websites offering this kind of "services".

Is the only logical, rational explanation for the rating this piece of garbage managed to have.

Don't waste your time or money. There is no war, no depth, nothing. Just social justice messages shoved deep down your throat. Ah, and half ton monkeys riding (super)horses.

Just... buy a bag of chips and stare at a wall for 2 hours. Or watch YouTube videos with monkeys. It's the same.


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