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Hail, Caesar | Review of ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’


A powerful finale, with amazing storytelling, a compelling protagonist and phenomenal acting. The war is here and it’s worth every moment.

Dinosaurs & Pratt: A Winning Combination | Review of ‘Jurassic World’


Bigger doesn’t always mean better, but in this case it certainly made for one heck of a good film. This movie did not reboot the franchise but it was able to breath life back into something that was almost forgotten, or rather tarnished by Jurassic Park’s 2 & 3. And while Jurassic Park 3 was better than 2, it still had nothing on the first film.

Jurassic Park 4 Back On For A 2015 Release?


By: Nick Venable If you really want to get your dinosaur fix in the next couple of years, you may only have Neil Nightingale and Pierre De Lespinos’ CGI animated Walking With Dinosaurs to look forward to. And while that actually does look like a pretty interesting little flick, sci-fi and adventure fans have been clamoring for another Jurassic Park movie, even though the recent Jurassic Park 3D re-release is almost definitely already better than any sequel that ends up getting made, if it ever gets made. And it will []

See Terrifying Concept Art From The Jurassic Park 4 That Never Happened


By: Katey Rich Jurassic Park 4 VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL Jurassic Park 4 is actually currently in the works, with Rise of the Planet of the Apes writers Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver writing the script, and a release date of summer 2014 in mind. But when you’re making a sequel to a movie that enormous, of course there have been earlier versions of the story, and a glimpse at the Jurassic Park 4 that might have been has just emerged, []

Rise of the Planet of the Apes has a sequel–Dawn of the Planet of the Apes


Well it’s been confirmed!  Rise of the Planet of the Apes has a sequel titled “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”.  Andy Serkis will be reprising his role of Caesar, the ultra-smart, genetically enhanced ape that led the Apes and Chimps and all those other monkeys to freedom. While there has been no news on the plot, we can assume that it will be the rise of the apes.  We saw at the end of the movie that the Pilot was []

Jurassic Park 4 Aiming For Summer 2014 Release


BLOGGERS NOTE: All I thought while reading this was “really? another one?” By: Kelly West Since learning that Universal was putting Rise of the Planet of the Apes‘ scribes Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver to the task of penning the script for the planned Jurassic Park IV, I can’t help but wonder if motion capture might not be incorporated in the production of this anticipated sequel. (And if so, is it too soon to start petitioning for Andy Serkis to play the []