• David Smith

Movie Preview: 'War For The Planet Of The Apes'

"War for the Planet of the Apes,” the third chapter in the franchise, will be released on July 14, 2017. The movie will be rated PG-13 due to violence and mild language. The movie will be in IMAX 3D and regular 2D format.

The movie is based on a monkey tribe lead by the main character, Caesar the Ape. According to imdb.com, “Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel.”

In the upcoming movie Andy Serkis returns to play Caesar, the main character (ape) in the movie. Serkis is mainly known for his performance/motion capture work from movies such as the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy and “King Kong.”

Woody Harrelson plays the villain in the film, the Colonel. Harrelson is known for movies such as “The Hunger Games” Trilogy and “Zombieland.” Judy Greer will also be in the film. She has been in recent movies such as “Ant Man” and “Jurassic World,” and also was on the television series “Two and a Half Men” for many years.

Below is a trailer for “War for the Planet of the Apes,” which comes out July 14, 2017.