• Release Date: August 5, 2011
  • Run Time: 1 hr 45 min
  • Rating: PG-13 - Violence and intense/frightening sequences
  • Cast: James Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow
  • Director: Rupert Wyatt
  • Genre: Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Synopsis: Will Rodman (James Franco), a scientist in San Francisco, is experimenting with a drug that he hopes will cure his father's (John Lithgow) Alzheimer's disease. After his work is deemed a failure, Will becomes the guardian of Caesar, an infant chimp who was exposed in-utero to Will's drug. Caesar displays unusual intelligence, and Will decides to continue his experiments secretly. But as Caesar's intellect and abilities grow, he comes to represent a threat to man's dominion over Earth.