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The Batman Director Reveals What Kind Of Movie It Will Be

What kind of movie will the new Batman film be? According to director Matt Reeves, he's aiming for it to show an "almost noir-driven, detective version" of the Caped Crusader.<p>In an interview with New Trailer Buzz, Reeves started off by pointing out that work is just now beginning on <i>The Batman</i>, as …

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The Batman: Matt Reeves Confirms Ben Affleck Will Indeed Star

Virtually from the moment the new Batman film was announced (<i>prematurely</i>, it turns out), Ben Affleck resisted efforts by journalists and Warner Bros. …

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'War for the Planet of the Apes' Review Round-Up: An Astonishing, Absorbing Sequel – /Film

Though the release of <b>War for the Planet of the Apes</b> is still over two weeks away, 20th Century Fox knows they have a winner on their hands and have …

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Box Office: 'Wonder Woman' Might Just Leg It To $400 Million

Another day, another <i>Wonder Woman</i> box office post! As long as you keep reading them, I’ll keep writing them. <i>Wonder Woman</i> ended its fourth weekend with $318.111 million after 24 days of domestic play and earned $3m yesterday, a drop of just 36% from last Monday, for a $321.186m domestic cume. That …

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IDW’s Planet Of The Apes Is A Cooperative Challenge To Survive

Right on the heels of their <i>Legend of Korra</i> announcement and ahead of the <i>Planet of the Apes</i> franchise’s 50th anniversary, IDW announced plans to …

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Here's what the critic are saying about War for the Planet of the Apes

Critics are known to be remarkably snide when it comes to reviewing blockbusters. In recent weeks, we’ve seen the likes of <i>Transformers 5, Pirates of</i> …

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4-Minute Supercut Brings Over 70 NYC Movies Together

A compilation of clips from over 70 films set in New York City has been rearranged by film editor Sergio Rojo, and the result is a glorious 4-minutes …

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The Batman Features a 'Detective Version' of the Dark Knight

Previous Batman films have showcased the Caped Crusader as a superhero, but the upcoming movie, <b>The Batman</b>, will embrace the character’s detective …

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Ben Affleck Will Return To The Batman Suit, According To His Director

He'll hope not to become a meme this time<p>Ben Affleck fully intends to continue on with the DC Extended Universe in <i>The Batman</i>, according to his …

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'War for the Planet of the Apes' is ape-solutely astonishing

Something strange happened around three quarters of the way through "War for the Planet of the Apes".<p>It was only after well over an hour that I noticed there's barely a handful of human characters in the film. I was so absorbed in the hopes and fears of the lead characters it didn't even occur to …

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11 Movies Worth the Haul to the Multiplex in July 2017

High-quality entertainment while you bask in the AC.<p>W<i>onder Woman</i> may still be dominating the summer box-office, but never fear, yet another superhero epic is here. <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>, the sixth (!) feature film to star the comic-book wall-crawler since 2002, and the first to be set within the …

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War for the Planet of the Apes Is One of the Best—and Bleakest—Summer Blockbusters Ever

When <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i> ended, I was unable to move. Glued to my seat, I sat dumbfounded at the achievement I’d just witnessed: an …

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The first reviews for 'War for the Planet of the Apes' are bloody brilliant

<i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i> may not have much love for humans, but human critics definitely love <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i>.<p>The first reviews are in, and by most accounts the last chapter of the <i>Apes</i> prequel trilogy is the best one yet. In a summer crammed of expensive CG-heavy blockbusters, …

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‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Review: Matt Reeves Concludes the Best Sci-Fi Trilogy Since the First ‘Star Wars’

As big, effects-driven Hollywood spectacles go, you can't do much better than this.<p>Rebooted franchises reek of cheap Hollywood cash grabs, but in …

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54 amazing things to do in NYC in July

<b>Things to Do</b><p><b>Eternal Con</b><b>; Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum; July 1 and 2; tickets start at $81</b><br>No need to wait for New York Comic Con in October to …

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Film Review: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’

Like the apes it depicts, the technology behind the 'Planet of the Apes' prequels has evolved to act more human than the human characters.<p>In the …

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War For the Planet of the Apes review: a soulful, mesmerising spectacle worthy of David Lean

<b>Director: Matt Reeves; Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Karin Konoval, Steve Zahn, Terry Notary, Amiah Miller. Cert tbc, 142 mins</b><p>Six years on from the reboot, life isn’t getting any easier on the Planet of the Apes. Following Rise of (2011) and Dawn of (2014), the series has now moved …

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War for the Planet of the Apes seals the blockbuster trilogy’s status as the decade’s best

The modern riff on the classic movies learned a lot from good television.<p><i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i>, arriving in theaters on July 14, is the final installment of one of the rarest things in Hollywood: a major film trilogy where each successive film was better than the last.<p><i>Rise of the Planet of</i> …

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War for the Planet of the Apes off to great start on Rotten Tomatoes

The early reviews for War for the Planet of the Apes are in. Based on the Rotten Tomatoes score, it seems like a fantastic conclusion to an …

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Monkey Shines: ”War for the Planet of the Apes” Is the Most Vital Blockbuster in Years

Forget the other franchises for now. This is the one that matters<p>I don’t know when it happened, but it happened. Somehow, while we were worrying …

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Review: War For The Planet Of The Apes Booms With Action, Yet Still Bores

First came the rise, then the dawn, and now moviegoers may witness <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i>, the third installment of the rebooted series from …

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Cinematic Releases: War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) - Reviewed

Drenched in highly rendered tension, Matt Reeves finds a way to escalate an already excellent series to absolute greatness with his <i>War for the Planet</i> …

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Review: A thrilling epic in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'

Apparently all the new Planet of the Apes films needed to do to really hit a home run was take the humans out of the equation. It's what this whole trilogy has been leading to, really, as we dipped our toes into the rise, dawn and now war of this burgeoning civilization of apes and the humans who …

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'War for the Planet of the Apes' Review: A Sophisticated, Brilliant Blockbuster

Finally, an exceptional blockbuster with heart and soul.<p>In <b>Matt Reeves</b>’ dark, aching and outstanding <b>War for the Planet of the Apes</b>, the third film of …

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WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES Review: A Powerful Trilogy Closer

It occurred to me, midway through the brief text-screen recaps that open <i>War for the Planet of the Apes</i>, that 20th Century Fox’s new simian saga is …

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War For The Planet Of The Apes

Nomenclature has always been an issue for the <i>Planet Of The Apes</i> reboot series. The Apes’ <i>Rise</i> confusingly preceded their <i>Dawn</i>, which ended with a war. …

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Movie Review – War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)

<b>War for the Planet of the Ape</b>, 2017.<p>Directed by Matt Reeves.<br>Starring Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller, Judy Greer, Karin …

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Review: With WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES, the franchise scales to new heights

The other day, I saw someone (don’t ask me who) on Twitter make the claim that the current iteration of the once long-lived <i>Planet of the Apes</i> …

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War for the Planet of the Apes review: 'A solid if unspectacular finish to the Apes trilogy'

Nine films into the extended series, War for the Planet of the Apes finally features a monkey throwing poo. Be warned though, that faeces-flinging is …

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[Watch] ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’ Review: Caesar & Summer’s Crown Jewel

Rarely does a movie sequel come along that not only tops what came before but stands alone as a singular motion picture experience. But that is …

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