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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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Planet of the Apes 3  »

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$150,000,000 (estimated)

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$56,500,000 (USA) (14 July 2017)

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$56,500,000 (USA) (14 July 2017)
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The character Nova is an allusion to Nova in the original Planet of the Apes (1968). Both incarnations of Nova are mute, and are given the name Nova by their protectors. See more »

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The apple slice on the end of the Colonel's knife disappears between shots without him eating it. See more »

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The Colonel: No matter what you say, eventually you'd replace us. That's the law of nature. So what would you have done?
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References Paths of Glory (1957) See more »

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Star Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key
Arranged by Jeff Kryka
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War for the Planet of Staying Awake
13 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

I'm not sure what the intention was behind this movie but from start to finished I was disappointed. I don't think I've posted a review ever on IMDb but this movie was so bad I felt a need to be a voice of reason. As an audience, we are coming into this movie already aware of the situation. Instead we are presented with a CinemaSin cliché almost immediately with the wonderful use of explaining the previous two movies in two paragraphs.

Based on the trailers the audience is misled into believing that there is going to be a "war" that happens at some point. What we are presented with is Jerry Horne esque character that the audience is just supposed to believe is now an integral part of the story.

There was nothing redeeming about this movie.


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