Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rise of the Planet of the Apes User ReviewsMovie


One of the best blockbusters of the summer, the Apes steal the show!

The good:

- Stunning visuals and CGI
- The apes! Each one has its own unique personality
- Entertaining throughout
- Has compassion as well as action

The bad:

- A few cliché moments here and there
- Few plot holes


When at first glance a movie appears to be one that is driven mostly by action and will be a strict pop corn flick delivers compassion, emotion, entertainment and a story with heart, then you know you’re watching a good one, and Rise of the Planet of the Apes does just that. This film had the potential to be just another forgettable summer movie had it not been done right but thanks to a story driven plot and the audience not being able to help connecting with the characters (the primate ones anyway) it is a movie that I will want to watch again and again, and a successful reboot to the fra...