conquest of the planet of the apes

  • Rise of Planet of the Apes Is a Low-Key Miracle

    Rise of Planet of the Apes Is a Low-Key Miracle

    Rise of the Planet of the Apes achieves the unthinkable. It’s a prequel film to an iconic classic that approaches the material in a fresh, interesting way, stands on its own, and doesn’t tarnish the legacy or integrity of its predecessors. On paper, it shouldn’t work. Throughout movie history, it usually doesn’t. But in 2011,…