Trailer Watch: 'War for the Planet of the Apes'


20th Century Fox has released the final trailer of Matt Reeves’s much-awaited ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’.

"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," reads the official synopsis. "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."

This is the third movie in the new Apes series, following 2011's ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’ and 2014's ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’. ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ once again stars Andy Serkis as Caesar, leader of the apes and hits theatres on July 14.

-Devashree Goenka