Official Synopsis Released for 'War for the Planet of the Apes,' First Footage at NYCC
New York Comic Con is set to debut the first footage for the upcoming third film in the modern Planet of the Apes saga, with the cast making an exclusive appearance at the event as well as director Matt Reeves.
The panel is on October 6 at 8:30PM. Meanwhile, the official synopsis has been unveiled alongside the news.
“In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.”
The film will hit theaters July 14, 2017.