Review: War for the Planet of the Apes

2017-Top10-9-WarForThePlanetOfTheApes

A dark and powerful epic. Like previous entries, it relies much more on rich and heavy drama than wall-to-wall action. Matt Reeves proves he’s in the upper echelon of blockbuster directors and I’m very excited to see what he does with Batman. The realization of these Apes, from the FX team to the actors (especially Andy Serkis), is a remarkable achievement. An even bigger achievement is the superb evolution of the Caesar character across three films. War is a fitting end to one of the best series of films in recent memory. Grade: A.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s