Sequel Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes is almost upon us, so here’s a short featurette that looks at the evolution of central character Caesar.

From his birth and development in the 2011 film, through to his rise to leader of the apes in the upcoming flick, this video includes interviews with the likes of Andy Serkis and director Matt Reeves.

 

As an update, here’s a batch of clips from the upcoming film.

For starters, this one is quite simply titled ‘Apes Don’t Want War’:

 

 

Here’s another, showing ape Koba (Toby Kebbell) tricking some goons with his playabout antics:

 

 


 

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes hits cinemas on July 17.

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Simon Fitzjohn

Simon is a journalism tutor in London, who also just happens to be a movie fanatic, with a craving for the darker side of cinema. He has written two books, one on the horror films of director Bob Clark (2014) and the other on the history of the character Norman Bates (2015). His third book, on the work of British exploitation director Pete Walker, is due in 2017.