‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Trailer: History Has Led to This Moment


It’s a great day for franchise trailers, and 20th Century Fox is getting into the mix with our first official look at War for the Planet of the Apes, the third installment of the rebooted series. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves is back to helm this episode, and it looks appropriately epic.

Check out the War for the Planet of the Apes trailer below.

The latest chapter in the tale of Caesar (Andy Serkis) finds the ape leader embroiled in a battle with a group of human soldiers led by Woody Harrelson’s character, and the sheer scale on display her is mind-boggling. Whether or not Caesar’s journey ends here, it should make for a hell of a ride.

War for the Planet of the Apes opens in theaters on July 14, 2017.

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.