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

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14 July 2017 (USA)  »

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Planet of the Apes 3  »

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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, 30 November 2017

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$346,613,018, 20 August 2017
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

This is the ninth feature film in the "Planet of the Apes" franchise. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Caesar: Lake, you loved my son. Look after his brother... until I return.
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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

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) See more »

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Star Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key
Arranged by Jeff Kryka
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Godawful film!
16 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

This is a humiliation for a series we all loved and adored. Ceasor's character is completely downsized. There is NO WAR in the film. The ending is bogus and outright stupid. There are hardly any dialogues. The entire film is like a slideshow where characters take a lifetime to complete an action. By the end of first half, I could hear bunch of people snoring and the rest complaining why they bothered watching the film. This film deserves a Razzi. The only silver-lining is the first 10 minutes. How can you fail so miserably despite have such an amazing production value?


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