rise of the apes

First Look At Rise Of The Apes

Twentieth Century Fox has released the first image from Rise of the Apes, the prequel to the studio's Planet of the Apes franchise. The movie, which stars James Franco, opens on Nov. 23.

11 Things I Want From 2011

It's a brand new year, and that means a full 52 weeks of new movies, television shows and all other goodies to look forward to... or feel worried about. Here are eleven things I want out of 2011's best and brightest.

Rise Of The Apes Gets A Magical Co-Star

With the final Harry Potter movie released next year, graduates of Hogwarts are moving on to bigger and better things... like big-budget reboots of classic movie series. Still, at least this time, Tom Felton, AKA the nuisance-and-otherwise-red-herring Draco Malfoy, is trading up movie fathers from Jason Isaacs to Brian Cox.

Gollum Loves His Precious Apes

Lord of the Rings and King Kong actor Andy Serkis is returning to his antagonistic roots with the lead villain role in Rise of the Apes, the upcoming prequel to the Planet of the Apes series.

Dick Solomon Causes Rise Of The Apes

I knew it; 3rd Rock From The Sun's lead alien may have looked like a bumbling, harmless fool but it turns out he'll be behind the eventual Ape uprising in the upcoming prequel to Planet of The Apes, as actor John Lithgow joins the cast.