Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

(2014)

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Synopsis

A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.

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Current Planet of the Apes Series May Be More Than 3 MoviesCurrent Planet of the Apes Series May Be More Than 3 Movies
Andy Serkis discusses the possible future of his Planet of the Apes series, revealing that it may include four or five movies.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes DVD and Blu-ray Releases December 2ndDawn of the Planet of the Apes DVD and Blu-ray Releases December 2nd
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes comes home just in time for Christmas with a Blu-ray and DVD set packed with new special features.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Director Signs 3-Year Deal with FoxDawn of the Planet of the Apes Director Signs 3-Year Deal with Fox
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves is currently working on the Planet of the Apes 3 sequel, set for release in 2016.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Wins Again with $36 MillionBOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Wins Again with $36 Million
The Purge: Anarchy opens in second place with $28.3 million, while Planes: Fire and Rescue debuts in third place with $18 million.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Sequel Will Not Leap Forward in TimeDawn of the Planet of the Apes Sequel Will Not Leap Forward in Time
Director Matt Reeves will begin the Planet of the Apes 3 story shortly after the last movie ended.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Blu-ray Collection with Caesar Bust Revealed!Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Blu-ray Collection with Caesar Bust Revealed!
Fans can pre-order the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes collection at the Fox booth during Comic-Con 2014 next week.
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can The Purge: Anarchy Conquer Dawn of the Planet of the Apes?BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can The Purge: Anarchy Conquer Dawn of the Planet of the Apes?
The Purge 2 joins new releases Sex Tape and Planes: Fire and Rescue in a battle to rule the box office over Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Dominates with $73 MillionBOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Dominates with $73 Million
Transformers: Age of Extinction drops to second place behind Dawn of the Planet of the Apes with $16.5 million at the box office.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Earns $4.1 Million from Thursday ScreeningsDawn of the Planet of the Apes Earns $4.1 Million from Thursday Screenings
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes opened in 2,750 theaters last night. Will it reign supreme this weekend?
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Rule the Weekend?BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Rule the Weekend?
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes enters the summer box office with only Transformers 4 standing in its way.
War Begins in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotWar Begins in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
Extraordinary and powerful new footage finds the truce between Malcolm and Caesar ending on a sour note as his ape army rides into battle in the latest Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot.
Did Planet of the Apes Land Andy Serkis a Role in Star Wars 7?Did Planet of the Apes Land Andy Serkis a Role in Star Wars 7?
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves reveals that he showed raw footage of Andy Serkis in action to J.J. Abrams right before he was cast in Star Wars 7.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Starts a Countdown to WarDawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Starts a Countdown to War
New action-packed footage highlight the apes' brutal battle with mankind in the latest international TV spot for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 4th of July Spot Celebrates Ape FreedomDawn of the Planet of the Apes 4th of July Spot Celebrates Ape Freedom
Caesar and his army of chimps and gorillas seize control over mankind, stealing their peace and freedom on the fourth day of July in the latest look at Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Caesar Assembles His Army in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotCaesar Assembles His Army in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
There are a lot more apes then excepted in the latest look at Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in a new TV spot. In theaters next Friday, July 11th.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Prequel Shorts Explain Mankind's DownfallDawn of the Planet of the Apes Prequel Shorts Explain Mankind's Downfall
Find out what happened between Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, as mankind falls 10 years after the outbreak of the Simian Flu virus.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Epic Dawn Featurette and PosterDawn of the Planet of the Apes Epic Dawn Featurette and Poster
Go behind-the-scenes with director Matt Reeves, Andy Serkis and Gary Oldman in a Dawn of the Planet of the Apes featurette, then check out the latest poster designed by Janee Meadows.
Critics Rave in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotCritics Rave in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
Critics rave as more new footage is put on display in the latest Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot. Peer into the life of a chimp camp as humanity comes to an end.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Teases War Between Apes and HumansDawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Teases War Between Apes and Humans
Prepare for Dawn as the mighty apes battle with the remaining survivors of the Simian Flu in 20th Century Fox's 12th TV Spot for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Early Reviews - Best Movie of Summer?Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Early Reviews - Best Movie of Summer?
The Rise of the Planet of the Apes sequel had its world premiere this weekend, with critics calling Dawn of the Planet of the Apes the blockbuster masterpiece of the summer.
King Caesar Rises in Two Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ClipsKing Caesar Rises in Two Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clips
Malcolm learns that Caesar has truly earned his namesake, while a deadly virus is to be blamed for human extinction in new scenes from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Behind-the-Scenes FootageDawn of the Planet of the Apes Behind-the-Scenes Footage
Jason Clarke tries get the power working again and Andy Serkis leads his motion-capture apes on horseback in 10 minutes of footage from the set of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clip, Featurette and 2 TV SpotsNew Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clip, Featurette and 2 TV Spots
Learn more about Caesar's story and how the apes came to dominate in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes as Fox releases a ton of new footage with a clip, TV spots and a featurette.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Threatens to Kill All Apes!Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Threatens to Kill All Apes!
Kodi Smit-McPhee has a nice moment with Maurice the Orangutan in a scene from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, before Gary Oldman steps in to ruin it for everyone.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Featurette Claims a Quantum Leap in Special FXDawn of the Planet of the Apes Featurette Claims a Quantum Leap in Special FX
Matt Reeves and VFX supervisors discuss the challenges of putting together some of the visually effects in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. In theaters July 11th.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Extended TV Spots Unleash All-New FootageDawn of the Planet of the Apes Extended TV Spots Unleash All-New Footage
Caesar builds a home for his ape army in two new Dawn of the Planet of the Apes extended international TV spots that show how a new tribe of chimps came to take over the world.
Koba Kills in Second Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ClipKoba Kills in Second Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clip
Koba the chimpanzee wanders into a human camp, where he tricks two guards into handing over their weapon in a new scene from the Rise of the Planet of the Apes sequel.
Epic Final Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer!Epic Final Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer!
Watch as Caesar and his army of apes unleash their fury upon the remaining human survivors in the final trailer for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, in theaters July 11th.
New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview and TV SpotNew Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview and TV Spot
Jason Clarke and Keri Russell explore the apes' family lives and homes in a new TV spot and trailer preview for director Matt Reeves' Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Gorilla Warfare Erupts in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer PreviewsGorilla Warfare Erupts in New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Previews
Jason Clarke is cornered by two different kinds of gorillas in brief previews from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, before the full trailer debuts tomorrow.
First Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clip Reveals an Ape SanctuaryFirst Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Clip Reveals an Ape Sanctuary
Jason Clarke and his group of survivors learn Caesar has the ability to speak in the first scene from 20th Century Fox's Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Caesar Speaks in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Extended TV SpotCaesar Speaks in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Extended TV Spot
New footage has arrived in anticipation of the full-length final Dawn of the Planet of the Apes trailer which debuts Wednesday. Watch as Caesar leads his troops in a war against the human race.
Final Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer PreviewFinal Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview
Jason Clarke and a small band of human survivors come face-to-face with an army of chimps in a sneak peek at the final Dawn of the Planet of the Apes trailer debuting Wednesday.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Viral Video: Prepare for DawnDawn of the Planet of the Apes Viral Video: Prepare for Dawn
The CDC has received possible reports of another flu outbreak in San Francisco, which will clearly lead to the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Watch the terrifying events unfold in a new viral video.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Ignites a Vicious WarDawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot Ignites a Vicious War
A troop of machine gun toting chimps on horseback ride into battle, firing heavy ammunition in the latest Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV spot.
Caesar Attacks a Bear in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotCaesar Attacks a Bear in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
War is declared between the apes and humans in the latest action-packed footage from Matt Reeves' Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes International PosterDawn of the Planet of the Apes International Poster
Earlier Apes artwork gets an update for Spanish speaking audiences featuring Caesar and Malcolm as a war erupts in San Francisco.
Caesar Declares War on New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes PosterCaesar Declares War on New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Poster
Caesar leads his troops into battle on horseback with an epic new one-sheet for this summer's anticipated Planet of the Apes prequel.
Andy Serkis Talks Simian Evolution in Dawn of the Planet of the ApesAndy Serkis Talks Simian Evolution in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The powerful Caesar has taught his army of apes to sustain life for themselves and get an eduaction in the upcoming Planet of the Apes prequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Featurette: RealD 3DDawn of the Planet of the Apes Featurette: RealD 3D
Learn how Caesar and his Ape army will come to life in stunning 3D this summer, in a sequel to 2011's Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Japanese Trailer with New FootageDawn of the Planet of the Apes Japanese Trailer with New Footage
Earth's human survivors are living in hell as a group of all-powerful apes claim their dominance in the latest look at this summer's anticipated sequel.
Caesar's Army Attacks in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotCaesar's Army Attacks in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
The scary part about Caesar's soldiers in the latest Planet of the Apes sequel is that they don't need lights, power or heat to survive.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Motion Capture Featurette with Andy SerkisDawn of the Planet of the Apes Motion Capture Featurette with Andy Serkis
Discover how one man led an army of apes in this thrilling sequel from director Matt Reeves, in theaters this summer.
Caesar Calls a Truce in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotCaesar Calls a Truce in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
The leader of the apes remembers his human father as a war is postponed in this latest look at the upcoming summer sequel.
Full-Length Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer!Full-Length Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer!
Caesar prepares for battle against the human race in this highly-anticipated sci-fi action sequel, in theaters July 11th.
New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview Begins an UprisingNew Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview Begins an Uprising
Caesar rides into battle as the human survivors look on in this sneak peek at the new trailer debuting tomorrow, May 8.
The World Deteriorates in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Time Lapse VideoThe World Deteriorates in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Time Lapse Video
New York and San Francisco become overgrown with plants and wildlife after the Simian Flu strikes America.
Second Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer PreviewSecond Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview
The full trailer will debut exactly one week from today, Thursday, May 8, for director Matt Reeves' highly-anticipated sci-fi sequel.
Watch New Footage in Japanese Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TrailerWatch New Footage in Japanese Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer
Gary Oldman rallies the survivors to reclaim their world from the powerful apes in director Matt Reeves' highly-anticipated sequel.
10 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photos with Director Commentary10 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photos with Director Commentary
Caesar picks up a shotgun and goes horseback riding on his way to rebelling against the human race in this look at the sequel.
First Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV SpotFirst Dawn of the Planet of the Apes TV Spot
A new poster has also debuted for Matt Reeves' action sci-fi sequel about genetically evolved apes that battle with survivors after a deadly viral outbreak.
Andy Serkis Talks Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Directing His Dark Take of The Jungle BookAndy Serkis Talks Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Directing His Dark Take of The Jungle Book
The actor-turned-director reveals that the first twenty minutes of the Apes sequel is nothing but chimps.
An Army Rises in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set PhotosAn Army Rises in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set Photos
Jason Clarke, Keri Russell and Toby Kebbell are featured alongside director Matt Reeves on the set of this upcoming sequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Behind-the-Scenes Photo with Toby KebbellDawn of the Planet of the Apes Behind-the-Scenes Photo with Toby Kebbell
The actor brings alpha ape Koba to life through the magic of motion capture on the set of this continuing Ape saga.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Koba and Maurice Action FiguresDawn of the Planet of the Apes Koba and Maurice Action Figures
NECA offers a sneak peek at these two apes from the upcoming sequel, in theaters this summer.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Gary Oldman Reveals Story DetailsDawn of the Planet of the Apes: Gary Oldman Reveals Story Details
The actor plays Dreyfus, a leader within a community of human survivors in this action sequel from director Matt Reeves.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: NECA Teases It's Upcoming Toy LineDawn of the Planet of the Apes: NECA Teases It's Upcoming Toy Line
The toy company previews its Caesar action figure, announcing that new merchandise from all previous films will be available this June.
Matt Reeves Will Return to Direct Planet of the Apes 3Matt Reeves Will Return to Direct Planet of the Apes 3
The filmmaker will co-write the screenplay with Mark Bomback. The sequel is said to be a high priority at 20th Century Fox.
New Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photo with Andy SerkisNew Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photo with Andy Serkis
The actor is seen in his motion capture 'monkey suit'. The Lord of the Rings star reprises his role as ape leader Caesar in this post-apocalyptic thriller.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Launches Website with New 'Humans' BannerDawn of the Planet of the Apes Launches Website with New 'Humans' Banner
Jason Clarke, Keri Russell and Gary Oldman are featured in this latest triptych image. Check in and explore San Francisco circa the year 2026.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Is Here!Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Is Here!
A group of human survivors face off against a growing nation of evolved apes in this continuation of the popular franchise. In theaters summer 2014.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview!Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Trailer Preview!
Jason Clarke desperately needs to speak with ape leader Caesar in this first tease. The full-length trailer will debut Wednesday, December 18.
Four Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Posters, Trailer Debuts December 18Four Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Posters, Trailer Debuts December 18
Meet four of the fighting apes from this upcoming sequel. The trailer will launch at 6:00 am (PST) this coming Wednesday.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Takes Fast & Furious 7 Release DateDawn of the Planet of the Apes Takes Fast & Furious 7 Release Date
Universal Pictures confirms they are holding onto their release date for Fast & Furious 7. Production is still delayed following Paul Walker's death.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set Photos with Toby Kebbell
Director Matt Reeves revealed some of the CGI apes along with actors in motion capture suits on the set of his action sequel.
COMIC-CON 2013: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Cast Interviews
Stars Jason Clarke, Andy Serkis, and director Matt Reeves take a look at the seqeul, in theaters July 18th, 2014.
COMIC-CON 2013: First Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photo!
Caeser dons war paint in leading his fellow apes against the humans in this photo from the upcoming sequel.
COMIC-CON 2013: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Simian Flu PSA and Viral Site
The apes are taking over as a new disease spreads worldwide, infected all humans in anticipation of this upcoming sequel.
COMIC-CON 2013: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Online Prequel Comic Revealed
Before the Dawn bridges the gap between Rise of the Planet of the Apes and the upcoming sequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set Photos Tease the 'Human Nation'
Graffiti on the New Orleans set hints at an underground human resistance that has sprung up to combat the apes in this sequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes New Orleans Set Photos
Matt Reeves directs this follow-up to the 2011 hit Rise of the Planet of the Apes, arriving in theaters May 23rd, 2014.
Caesar Rides a Horse in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set Photo
Andy Serkis and Jason Clarke are spotted on the set of director Matt Reeves' action sequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Logo
Andy Serkis returns as the ape Caesar alongside co-stars Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman and Keri Russell in Matt Reeves' sci-fi sequel.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Begins Shooting in New Orleans
Matt Reeves is directing this sci-fi action sequel starring Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell and Andy Serkis as the ape Caesar.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Set Photos with Andy Serkis and Keri Russell
Co-star Jason Clarke is spotted along with a group of motion capture apes in this first look at Matt Reeves' sequel.
Judy Greer Is Ape Cornelia in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The actress will perform motion-capture alongside Andy Serkis in director Matt Reeves' sci-fi action sequel.
Keri Russell Joins Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Matt Reeves is directing this sequel set 15 years after the events in 2011's Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Gary Oldman Joins Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The actor will portray Dreyfus, the leader of the human resistance after the apes have risen to power in director Matt Reeves' sequel.
Kodi Smit-McPhee Joins Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The Let Me In star is reunited with director Matt Reeves in this action sequel to 2011's Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Lands Jason Clarke
The Zero Dark Thirty star will play an unspecified character in director Matt Reeves' sequel, set 15 years after Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
James Franco Will Not Return in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
The actor reveals he was initially set for a cameo in this sequel before director Rupert Wyatt departed the project.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Photo Reveals an Armed Ape Upholding the 2nd Amendment
Those damn dirty apes will supposedly be brandishing firearms in this highly-anticipated sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Gets Mark Bomback Rewrite
Matt Reeves will direct this sequel/prequel in the rebooting of 20th Century Fox's sci-fi franchise.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Gets Director Matt Reeves
The Let Me In and Cloverfield Director beat out a number of hopefuls for this 20th Century Fox sequel.
Dawn of the Planet Apes Eyeing Directors Matt Reeves and J Blakeson
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and Jeff Nichols are also contenders to replace Rupert Wyatt on the highly-anticipated Fox sci-fi sequel.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Sequel Gets Contagion Writer Scott Z. Burns
The story follows a human virus that destroys mankind while the apes grow stronger and take over the world.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Sequel Moves Forward at Fox
Fox executive Tom Rothman also revealed that The Wolverine will begin shooting in August.
EXCLUSIVE: Joe Letteri Talks The Evolution of Gollum in The Hobbit: There and Back Again
The senior visual effects supervisor also discusses Rise of the Planet of the Apes sequel, and how the Apes may evolve.
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