‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’ Gets Official Synopsis

The first official synopsis for War For The Planet Of The Apes has been released, via Heroic Hollywood.

“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.”

Along with the synopsis released, it’s been announced that the film will have a presence at the upcoming New York Comic-Con.

Director Matt Reeves, Producer Dylan Clark, and Andy Serkis are going to be in town on October 6 to show off some behind-the-scenes material; this will take place at 8:30 P.M. at the Regal E-Walk theater. Additionally, Serkis is set to take part in a Q&A at 3 P.M. at the Madison Square Garden theater.


War For The Planet Of The Apes is slated for a July 14, 2017 release date.

Aric Sweeny
Aric Sweeny
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