First ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Trailer Teases the Epic Battle

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20th Century Fox has released the first official War for the Planet of the Apes trailer, featuring Andy Serkis’ Caesar who goes up against Woody Harrelson’s Colonel.

Matt Reeves returns to direct the third film in the rebooted prequel Planet of the Apes franchise, also starring Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller, Karin Konoval, Max Lloyd-Jones, and Terry Notary. Reeves is also co-writing this installment, alongside Mark Bomback, who penned Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Check out the first trailer and poster below.

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Wow, that’s really cool! Caesar’s English is getting very good, American accent and all! You can also find the new photos in the gallery.

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.

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War for the Planet of the Apes opens July 14th 2017.