Starring Andy Serkis, Ty Olsson, Mike Dopud, Brian Cox
Directed by Rupert Wyatt
The Planet of the Apes franchise gets the origin treatment in this 20th Century Fox production from director Rupert Wyatt (The Escapist). The script, written by Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa, concerns a group of American scientists whose genetic experiments lead to an uprising by a race of intelligent apes that they helped create. James Franco stars, with Freida Pinto and John Lithgow heading up the rest of the cast.
Synopsis:A substance, designed to help the brain repair itself, gives rise to a super-intelligent chimp who leads an ape uprising.
Directors Rupert Wyatt
Genres Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Drama
MPAA Rating PG-13
Writers Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Pierre Boulle
Producers Peter Chernin, Dylan Clark, Thomas M. Hammel, Rick Jaffa, Mike Larocca, Amanda Silver, Kurt Williams
Musicians Patrick Doyle
Cinematographers Andrew Lesnie
Editors Conrad Buff IV, Mark Goldblatt
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