Battle for the Planet of the Apes

Battle for the Planet of the Apes

"The final chapter in the incredible Apes saga. The most suspenseful showdown ever filmed as two civilizations battle for the right to inherit what's left of the earth!"
  • G
  • 1973
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 5.6  (28,842)
  • 40

Twelve years after the ape revolution, Caesar, the new ape leader, works for peace between humans and the simians. Aldo, a gorilla general, is opposed to any peace plans and wishes to dominate the humans. Caesar and his human friend MacDonald travel to the Forbidden City to look through the ruins for films of Caesar's parents. While in the Forbidden City, they are discovered by a clan of mutants led by Governor Kolp. Kolp feels the intrusion was an act of espionage and declares war on Ape City. Caesar's son, Cornelius, hears Aldo planning a coup and is severely injured when the general gives chase after discovering him. Aldo executes his coup and corrals all the humans with plans to execute them. All of this occurs while Kolp puts his plan in motion to attack the city.

Battle for the Planet of the Apes
Battle For The Planet Of The Apes
Battle For The Planet Of The Apes

Trailer - 2 min 31 sec

Description
Twelve years after the ape revolution, Caesar, the new ape leader, works for peace between humans and the simians. Aldo, a gorilla general, is opposed to any peace plans and wishes to dominate the humans. Caesar and his human friend MacDonald travel to the Forbidden City to look through the ruins for films of Caesar's parents. While in the Forbidden City, they are discovered by a clan of mutants led by Governor Kolp. Kolp feels the intrusion was an act of espionage and declares war on Ape City.

Caesar's son, Cornelius, hears Aldo planning a coup and is severely injured when the general gives chase after discovering him. Aldo executes his coup and corrals all the humans with plans to execute them. All of this occurs while Kolp puts his plan in motion to attack the city.

Battle for the Planet of the Apes is a 1973 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 33 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.6 and a MetaScore of 40.

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  • Release Date
    1973
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    1 hr 33 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.6  (28,842)
  • Metascore
    40