A worthy prequel, is what I felt when viewing the new trailer released today via TheSun. Also a Poster was unveiled. Rise of the Planet of the Apes stars James Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow, Tom Felton, Tyler Labine & Brian Cox and is released Aug 12th. Hit the jump to check out the trailer.
The Planet of the Apes franchise gets the origin treatment in this 20th Century Fox production from director Rupert Wyatt. The script, written by Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa, concerns a group of American scientists whose genetic experiments lead to an uprising by a race of intelligent apes that they helped create. James Franco stars, with Freida Pinto and John Lithgow heading up the rest of the cast.