About

Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in intelligence and brain activity in the primate subjects – especially Caesar, his pet chimpanzee.

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Directed by

Rupert Wyatt

Written by

Rick Jaffa (Screenplay)
Amanda Silver (Screenplay)

Runtime

105 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Evolution Becomes Revolution.

Cast

Keywords

monkey ape intelligence zoo dystopia cage alzheimer's disease golden gate bridge medical research

Photos

Lists

#669 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Visual Effects