The third installment of the reboot film series that started with 2011’s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” which was well-received by the audience and critics making it one of the successful reboots of today. Three years after, the sequel titled “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” was released and the series just keeps getting better and better.
Now, as the announcement of the third film titled “War for the Planet of the Apes” which will be part of the upcoming New Yor Comic Convention, but before that, the official synopsis has been revealed with the announcement:
“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.”
War For the Planet of the Apes will follow after Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. The motion-capture series is a reboot of the classic franchise that debuted in 1968.
The newest installment features a star-stunned roster of actors. The cast includes Andy Serkis, Steve Zahn, Judy Greer, Gabriel Chavarria, Karin Konoval and Woody Harrelson.
“War For the Planet of the Apes” is scheduled for release on July 2017 from 20th Century Fox.
Watch the viral teaser here: