The first teaser trailer for 20th Century Fox’s War for the Planet of the Apes has been released online. Check the trailer out below.
The teaser features a silhouette of Caesar taking shape out of what seems like either ash or snow particles of nuclear winter and then blowing off with the wind as some of his most ominous lines from previous Planet of the Apes movies are heard in voice over. Further footage from the War For The Planet Of The Apes is expected to be released this weekend at New York Comic Con.
According to the recently released synopsis for War for the Planet of the Apes, in War for the Planet of the Apes, the third installment in the franchise (following Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Caesar and his apes face a deadly dispute with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After his army suffers heavy casualties, Caesar battles with his darker side and begins his own mythic journey to take vengeance for his kind. As his journey progresses, Caesar’s finally confronted with the Colonel, and the two fight it out in a bloody battle that will determine the fate of their species and eventually the future course of the planet.
War for the Planet of the Apes is directed by Matt Reeves, from a screenplay Reeves, co-wrote with Matt Bomback. The movie stars Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Gabriel Chavarria, and Judy Greer.
War for the Planet of the Apes opens in theaters on July 14, 2017. Are you excited for the movie? What do you make of the teaser trailer? Let us know about your thoughts and views by commenting in the comments section below.