Rise of the Apes

1st official look at James Franco in Rise of the Apes
Dec 14, 2012

James Franco will be hosting the Oscars Sunday, but we're more interested in where we'll be seeing him come November—on the big screen as the scientist who sets things in motion in the long-awaited Rise of the Apes.

1st official look at Andy Serkis as Caesar in Rise of the Apes
Dec 14, 2012

Sure, we've seen Andy Serkis in the performance-capture suit with which he's bringing Caesar to life in Rise of the Apes—but when are we going to get a look at the rebellious ape himself? Thanks to a 20th Century Fox calendar, the answer is NOW.

Scary viral video tries to warn us about the Rise of the Apes
Dec 14, 2012

Twentieth Century Fox is using academic scare tactics to promote Rise of the Planet of the Apes. They've released a new viral video that shows exactly how and why monkeys are better than us—at everything!

Planet of Apes prequel gets 2011 release ... and CG apes?
Dec 14, 2012

The new Apes prequel will get a June 2011 release, but with computer-generated apes.

First set photo of Andy Serkis in Rise of the Apes
Dec 14, 2012

We can't wait to see what Andy Serkis will look like as the rebellious ape leader Caesar in Rise of the Apes—but we're going to have to, since the Lord of the Rings star will appear on screen with CGI fur. Until the film opens, all we'll likely to see is him on set in his performance capture suit. But we'll take what we can get!

4 behind-the-scenes photos from the new Planet of the Apes
Dec 14, 2012

There hasn't been much news recently about the prequel to Planet of the Apes, that is until one fan happened to wander past the set and snap these great behind-the-scenes shots.