As the New York Comic-Con kicks off today, 20th Century Fox has released a motion poster for War for the Planet of the Apes, the third film in the Andy Serkis led reboot series. Later today, there will also be an event for NYCC attendees will get a behind-the-scenes look of the film, primarily showcasing the motion capture technology for the film’s apes. The footage will be presented by director Matt Reeves, producer Dylan Clark and star Andy Serkis.
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War for the Planet of the Apes also stars Woody Harrelson, Judy Greer, Steve Zahn, Terry Notary and Karin Konoval. The film will be released July 14, 2017.
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.