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Three New Behind The Scenes Images From Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

Very little apes, a lot of behind the scenes looks at the actors all decked out in their mo-cap suits acting like apes.

Andy Serkis To Direct Warner Bros’ Jungle Book

This is certainly a much more interesting and intriguing choice than Ron Howard.

Third In New Planet Of The Apes Series Planned With Matt Reeves Already Signed To Co-Write And Direct

Reeves is going to co-write the third film with Mark Bomback, one of the writers on Dawn as well as The Wolverine.

First Trailer For Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

This looks pretty serious. That’s a good thing: humour obviously played a crucial part where it crept in along the way, but serious intent was crucial to all of the previous Ape films.

New Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Image – Oh, How Times Have Changed

Is this horse play or monkey business?

First Concept Art From Andy Serkis’ Performance Captured Animal Farm

Andy Serkis promises “a rather fresh way of looking at the story using an amalgamation of filming styles, including performance capture.”

First Images: It’s A New Dawn For Planet of the Apes

It’s expected that this new picture will see discord in the house of monkeys. I think we’re headed towards something of an “Et tu, Brute?” moment.

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Casts Judy Greer As A Chimp

All of the apes in the last film, and this one too, are motion capture creations. These characters are always going to be created via FX work. Ape shall never play ape.

I’ve Seen The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey And Want To Tell You About It

My first impressions of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Andy Serkis Directing Motion Capture Animal Farm, Planning Adaptation Of Bone Season

Pushing motion capture forward, one literary adaptation at a time.

After Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Comes Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

The sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes has a newly announced release date and title – though I’m not sure it’s really the right one. Fox are calling the film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. …

Agent 13 – Sci-Fi Action From Charlize Theron And The Director Of Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes

I wasn’t confident that Rupert Wyatt would be recognised by name, just yet, but it’s only a matter of time. He’s certainly known for his work: Rise of the Planet of the Apes was a surpringly, but also deservedly, big …

Trailer For Death Of A Superhero – Andy Serkis, Thomas Brodie-Sangster And… Doctor Who’s New Companion?

A new trailer… and an early look at Doctor Who’s new companion?

Andy Serkis Sets Up Caesar’s Situation For The Next Planet Of The Apes

During a new interview, Andy Serkis has sketched out some rough idea of where Caesar will be standing in the next Rise of the Planet of the Apes picture. The filmmakers have got a tricky problem to solve, in finding …

See A Key Scene From Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes… Without The CG

I feel the same way about Andy Serkis receiving a Best Actor Oscar nomination for Rise of the Planet of the Apes as I do whenever I see Mike Leigh has received a screenplay nod: it doesn’t seem entirely fair. …

The Latest Hobbit Vlog Reveals Where Those Big Budgets Go To

It’s time for Peter Jackson and his Hobbit crew to hit the road for some location shooting. This latest production vlog reveals just how big an operation this will entail, and how many resources are required to take movies of …

Are The Apes Going To Speak In The Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Sequel?

There’s a mix of science and science fiction in Rise of the Planet of the Apes and it’s hard to discuss the specific blend without wandering into spoilers. Suffice to say, the film features an entire cast of characters who …

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’ Director On Koba’s Possible Role In Sequel

During his quite exceptionally candid commentary track on the Rise of the Planet of the Apes DVD and Blu-ray, Rupert Wyatt makes some specific and deliberate references to Koba, one of the performance capture characters. You’ll likely remember Koba for …