PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama
After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.
This is the first time that Maurice the orangutan is heard speaking English sentences. Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) showed that Maurice knew sign language from his days in the circus, which he probably taught to the other apes. He only utters the word "run" in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014). Although Maurice clearly understands human speech, he chooses to communicate with ape grunts and sign language until now.
Is that a trench? It looks like there's more of them inside.
The character Luca is an adult gorilla that should weigh in the region of 3 to 400 lb and is seen in much of the film riding a horse, often at the gallop. A horse carrying this kind of weight would not be able to walk easily, certainly not gallop.
The 20th Century Fox fanfare is played through the use of Congo drums instead of the traditional percussion instruments.
English, American Sign Language
$56,262,929 (USA) (16 July 2017)
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