20th Century Fox have released another video in the build up to War For The Planet Of The Apes – the third film in the rebooted series.
The video chronicles the storied history of the ape colony leader Caesar, played by Andy Serkis. From his adoption as an infant by scientist Will Rodman (James Franco) and subsequent spread of the Simian virus in Rise back in 2011 – to his emotionally trying predicament and uprising against human oppressors in 2014’s Dawn. Culminating in War with the outbreak of full scale conflict between humans and apes, spearheaded by the ‘Colonel’ – portrayed by Woody Harrelson.
After watching the video below, there is certainly a promising notion that audiences will see the trilogy concluding with an epic finale….
War For The Planet Of The Apes, directed by Matt Reeves, also stars Judy Greer, Terry Notary, Amiah Miller, Steve Zahn and Karin Konoval. Releasing on July 11th in the UK, and July 14th in the US.
In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, 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.