Articles Tagged “rise of the planet of the apes”

  • The Next “Apes” Movie Gets A Great Writer

    Scott Z Burns has written two films that I really enjoyed—Contagion and The Informant!—so I’m excited to hear that he’s been hired by Fox to pen the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The Hollywood Reporter broke the story earlier today, and they also have a snippet about what the sequel will revolve […]

  • Why Cookie Rocket? A “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” Review

    If you couldn’t already tell from my Primate Primer, I’m a bit of a Planet of the Apes nut. Unfortunately I had to wait an extra week to view the film with a special someone, and then some time on the road and away from my computer led to this review coming in much later […]

  • Get Ready For “Full Metal Jacket” With Apes

    Bleeding Cool has an interview with Rupert Wyatt, the director of Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and while chatting he discussed his ideas for a sequel:   “There’s so much we could do… The ideas I’ve had are all sorts of things, ranging from Full Metal Jacket with apes… you could start this story […]

  • Go Behind the Scenes of “Rise of the Apes”

    Rise of the Apes hits theaters this Friday, and 20th Century Fox has released a short look at the incredible visual effects work that went into bringing Caesar and his fellow primates to life. This being the first Apes film that uses no make-up or live apes, it makes sense they want to get the word […]

  • New, Spoiler-Filled Footage From “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”

    It seems 20th Century Fox is hellbent on selling Rise of the Planet of the Apes and they don’t care how much of the movie is spoiled in doing so. The above clips are almost exclusively from the third act of the movie, with major action beats and character moments being spoiled. If this footage […]