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Synopsis

Will Rodman (James Franco) thinks he has found the cure for brain related illness, such as Alzheimer's Disease. His early experiments on primates look very promising... until he discovers the treatment has given his subjects extra intelligence. Now the apes are smart enough to rebel and desire to reign over their human oppressors.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for intense and frightening sequences of action and violence.
Theatrical Release August 5, 2011
Director Rupert Wyatt
Cast James Franco, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto
Run Time 105
2011 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Official Movie Website

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