20th Century Fox have released the first trailer for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, which hits theatres next July 11th. Andy Serkis reprises his role as Caesar in the sequel. Matt Reeves [Cloverfield] directs the sequel which also stars Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Toby Kebbell, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Enrique Murciano, Kirk Acevedo, Jocko Sims, & Judy Greer. Rise of the Planet of the Apes opened theatrically during the summer of 2011 to critical acclaim taking half a billion dollars worldwide. Hit the jump for the details.
Synopsis: "A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth’s dominant species."