Planet of the Apes

Korea Box Office: ‘Taxi Driver’ Sells 10 Million Tickets For Third Weekend Win

“A Taxi Driver” remained on top of the South Korean box office for the third consecutive weekend. The Showbox release earned $6.9 million from …

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Filmmaker.weekly Issue #07

August 20th, 2017 – Rik Roukens (view this newsletter online)<p>Welcome to <i>filmmaker.weekly</i> issue #7 for Sunday, August 20th, 2017.<p>Another week has gone …

Filmmaking

Healthy Tomatoes? The Danger of Film Critics Speaking as One

As the influence of Rotten Tomatoes grows, so does the new relevance of film critics. But only if they agree with each other.<p>Remember when film …

Movies

FX Nabs TV Rights For Spider-Man: Homecoming

FX has acquired the TV rights to some of the summer’s hottest blockbusters. These new releases will add to the the network’s already impressive …

Movies

Video game news round-up: Crackdown 3 delayed, Planet of the Apes game and Sonic Mania delights

Your weekly pick of the biggest gaming stories from the past seven days.<p>Here is your round-up of the biggest video gaming news stories from the past …

Sonic Mania

TV Club: On Weekend Update: Summer Edition, Jost and Che (and Fey) dismantle this shit-cake of a week

As usual, Tina Fey puts things in perspective. Not only does she add a new hashtag to the world (“sheetcaking” should be trending pretty soon—and, yup, there it is), her guest appearance on tonight’s <i>Weekend Update: Summer Edition</i> provides context for how best to enjoy these <i>SNL</i> pre-season warmups. …

Movies

Play a Silly But Fun IT Minigame Where You’re Georgie’s Boat

The theatrical release of Stephen King’s <i>IT</i> is less than a month away and the film is potentially going to break September box office records, if the …

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INTERVIEW: Planet of the Apes Face a Different Kong in New Miniseries

One of the biggest apes in pop culture history will find a new home in the pages of BOOM! Studios’ <i>Kong on the Planet of the Apes</i>. Written by Ryan …

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Why was War for the Planet of the Apes a bust?

<i>Anghus Houvouras on War for the Planet of the Apes…</i><p>There are some things that defy explanation. Like how the Great Pyramids of Giza were built, what …

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'Marjorie Prime,' 'Lemon,' 'Patti Cakes' and more movie picks for Aug. 18

M<i>ovie recommendations from critics Kenneth Turan, Justin Chang and other reviewers.</i><p><b>Baby Driver</b> Edgar Wright’s exuberant, one-of-a-kind vehicular-action-thriller-musical-romance stars Ansel Elgort as a tinnitus-afflicted, music-loving getaway driver alongside a superb supporting cast that includes …

Justin Chang

Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier Announced for Xbox One, PS4 and PC; Heartfelt Trailer Released

August 17, 2017<p>Share This<p>Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier Announced<p>The Imaginarium Studios, the premier performance capture studio for film, …

Science Fiction

6 Directors Who Secretly Made The Same Movie Twice

By JM McNab Published: August 17th, 2017 Coming up with movie ideas is hard; it's the reason why there are so many remakes and sequels even though …

Movies

5 Things Twenty-First Century Fox Management Wants You to Know -- The Motley Fool

Fox's most recent earnings call revealed what's driving the company and what to expect going forward.<p><b>Twenty-First Century Fox</b> (NASDAQ:FOX) …

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Casey Affleck Says Ben Affleck Won’t Be In ‘The Batman,’ Then Walks It Back

When Ben Affleck announced he wouldn’t be directing Batman standalone movie <i>The Batman</i> after all, director Matt Reeves (<i>Dawn of the Planet of the Apes</i>) quickly signed on and started out fresh with a new script. That hasn’t stopped rumors claiming Affleck might back out, considering he said in …

Batman

‘Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier’ looks like the game fans deserve

Why it matters to you<p>The moral ambiguity of the Planet of the Apes films makes them a perfect foundation for a video game.<p>The recent rebooted Planet …

Entertainment

Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier Announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Planet of the Apes is heading to the video game realm with cinematic adventure for PS4, Xbox One, and PC dubbed Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier. …

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Narrative 'Planet of the Apes' game looks like a playable movie

<i>Planet of the Apes</i> is trying its hand in video games once again with the <i>Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier</i>, revealed today.<p><i>Last Frontier</i> takes its inspiration from the latest trilogy of movies, specifically taking place about a year after the events of the film <i>Dawn of the Planet of the Apes</i> …

Entertainment

Our first look at the new interactive Planet of the Apes Last Frontier experience

Movie tie-ins rarely result in great video games but the recent unveil of a new Planet of the Apes title has caught our interest. Not unlike a Telltale spin-off, the new Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier will take a much more cinematic approach to gameplay than your traditional action game. Set for …

Gear & Gadgets

Hollywood in crisis? Summer box office projected to be the lowest since 2007

The film industry has had a confused and difficult summer so far. They’ve experienced some undeniable successes in the likes of Wonder Woman and Dunkirk, but overall it seems Hollywood has done little to combat the downward trend affecting summer movies in recent years.<p>This summer season has …

Movies

Planet of the Apes is getting a cinematic adventure game

And it looks surprisingly okay<p>A standalone video game adaptation of <i>Planet of the Apes</i> is in the works at Imaginati for a fall release on PC, …

‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Set for September Release in China

“War for the Planet of the Apes” is set to get a theatrical release in mainland China in mid-September. Rights-holder 20th Century Fox confirmed that …

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الكشف عن لعبة Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier

كشفت شركة Imaginati المطورة عن لعبة Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier، وهي مغامرة سينمائية مستقلة تجري أحداثها بين فيلمي Dawn of the Planet of the …

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War for the Plant of the Apes gets China release date

<b>War for the Planet of the Apes</b> has landed a September China release date.<p>The latest <b>Apes</b> movie has gone down well with fans and critics alike, and has …

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Last Frontier: Andy Serkis produziert Planet der Affen-Spiel zum Film - Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier

Das neu gegründete Entwicklerstudio Imaginati arbeitet an <b>Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier</b> für PC, Playstation 4 und Xbox One, das zwischen den …

Malaysia

Did Facebook close down an artist for attacks on Zuckerberg?

It probably didn’t help, but it’s not like they needed to work hard to justify it<p>As you know, Mark Zuckerberg <i>definitely</i> isn’t running for president …

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The unmade Planet Of The Apes movies of the 1990s

Mark Harrison Aug 17, 2017Anyone for monkey baseball? We examine the weird and wonderful unmade scripts of the Planet Of The Apes series In 2006, …

Movies

Summer Box Office Report Card: From Disney to Universal, Grading Popcorn Season

Hollywood studios may be scared to show their summer report cards to their corporate bosses. After all, ticket sales were down 12% year-over-year as …

Movies

More summer movies offering fresh stories, true thrills | Miami Herald

For years, summertime studio movie releases have been churned out from by-the-numbers scripts with the depth of a thimble. Transformers didn't …

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7 movie franchises that were cancelled on cliffhangers

Don't leave us hanging!<p>What would have happened if <i>Iron Man</i> had flopped at the box office? We'd have never known exactly what "the Avenger Initiative" …

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Was War for the Planet of the Apes A Box Office Success?

Now that <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i> has played in theaters for about a month, it’s time to take a look at its box office performance to see how …

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