PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives advanced intelligence to a chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising.
This film was one of several movies that were in competition at the 2012 Academy Awards that was related to France and French culture in some way. The films included The Artist (2011), Hugo (2011), Midnight in Paris (2011), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), Puss in Boots (2011) from the French fairy-tale by Charles Perrault, Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) based on the novel by Pierre Boulle and A Cat in Paris (2010). Interestingly though, there was no French film nominated for the Best Foreign Film Academy Award in 2012.
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Will Rodman: Which one's this? Number nine?
Robert Franklin: Yeah, this is number nine. Bright Eyes, we call her. Are you watching this? This is unbelievable.
Robert Franklin: Oh, my God. Oh, my God.
Will Rodman: How many moves was that?
Robert Franklin: 20.
Robert Franklin: Yeah, a perfect score is 15....
When the apes break out of the zoo they all grab a bar from the railing fences which become spears. Now although these types of fences look like a rack of spears, each bar is actually cut in three pieces (a top, spear head part, middle and bottom), or more depending on the amount of cross bars, and then welded to the cross bars to give the appearance that it is one solid spear.
The end credits appear over a map, showing the virus spreading around the world.
English, Sign Languages
$54,806,191 7 August 2011