This month’s movie was the Sci-Fi Drama “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” from 2011 starring Andy Serkis as “Caesar”.

How would one describe this movie? A cautionary tale of humanity’s hubris and desire to cure every disease known to man.

What exactly is the plot of the movie? A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives advanced intelligence to a chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising.


Runtime: 105 minutes (1 hour and 45 minutes)

Rating: PG (Coarse Language, Violence)

Fun Fact: Shipped to theaters under the codename “Salad”.

How to See it: It is currently streaming on Disney Plus & can be purchased from Google Play, YouTube, Microsoft Store, Cineplex Store, Amazon & Apple TV.

Personal Rating: 8.5/10

Personal Feelings: This is an amazingly well done reboot that should be used as an example of how to do reboot of a classic franchise correctly without going overboard.

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