Opens Friday, Jul 18, 2014 Synopsis: This follow-up to the wildly successful Rise of the Planet of the Apes concerns the next step in the genetically-advanced primates' takeover of the world as a virus begins to wipe out the human race. Let Me In's Matt Reeves handles directing duties, with Gary Oldman, Jason Clark, and Kodi Smith McPhee headlining the human cast. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Judy Greer Movie Details Play Trailer Movie Review
Now Playing Synopsis: A solitary drone repairman working on a war-ravaged planet Earth becomes humanity's last hope for survival in this ambitious sci-fi epic from Tron Legacy director Joseph Kosinski, and Rise of the Planet of the Apes producer Peter Chernin. In the distant future, Earth has been decimated by an intergalactic battle against an alien race known as the Scavs. The majority of mankind has been evacuated, leaving just a few solitary drone repairmen remaining on the planet's surface. Their job is simple -- stand guard over the ruins of a once-great empire by patrolling the skies, and ensuring the drones continue to function. Jack Harper (Tom Cruise) is nearing the end of his mission to extract resources essential to the survival of the human race when he witnesses a spacecraft fall from the sky. Upon investigating, Jack discovers the capsule contains a mysterious woman. With mission control watching his every move from high up above the clouds, Jack embarks on a spectacular adventure that will not only challenge everything he's been taught about mankind's most defining battle, but perhaps alter the entire course of human history as well. Olga Kurylenko and Morgan Freeman co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Tom Cruise, Olga Kurylenko, Morgan Freeman, Andrea Riseborough, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Melissa Leo Movie Details Play Trailer Movie Review
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From bubble-gum pop to Dr. Seuss adaptations to a certain boy wizard, many of this year's sensations in the arts and entertainment were aimed at kids - or at adults' nostalgia for the pop culture of their childhood. (The top boy band at year's end? The Beatles, of course.)
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If you can somehow insulate yourself from the social and political commentary (er, gibberish) of its makers, you might find something of interest in "The Planet of the Apes."
...head of distribution for 20th Century Fox, which released the film. "You're dealing with the concept of 'Planet of the Apes,' you're dealing with Tim Burton and you're dealing with Mark Wahlberg. It became an event." The original...
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