Greatest Ape Movies of All Time

The coming sequal of Planet of the Apes " another blockbuster franchise 
" War for the Planet of the Apes" will be in theatre in July. After the Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. There are more to explore about chimp intelligence. Let's see the whole list of Ape movies of all time.

Release Date
2017-07-11
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Chernin Entertainment, River Road Entertainment, TSG Entertainment,
  • Director : Trisha Burton, Ana Oparnica Sebal, Kimi Webber,
  • Stars : Judy Greer,Woody Harrelson,Andy Serkis,
  • A nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar becomes embroiled in a battle with an army of humans.
Release Date
2011-08-03
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Ingenious Film Partners, Ingenious Media, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation,
  • Director : Rupert Wyatt, Jessica Clothier, Andrea Devaux,
  • Stars : Andy Serkis,Karin Konoval,Freida Pinto,
  • Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father Charles. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in intelligence and brain activity in the primate subjects... Especially Caesar, his pet chimpanzee.
Release Date
2014-06-26
  • Rate : 7.20
  • Production Companies : Ingenious Media, Chernin Entertainment, TSG Entertainment,
  • Director : Matt Reeves, Jody Blose, Trisha Burton,
  • Stars : Andy Serkis,Jason Clarke,Toby Kebbell,
  • A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Release Date
2001-07-25
  • Rate : 5.60
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Tim Burton Productions, Zanuck Company, The,
  • Director : Tim Burton, Janna Stern,
  • Stars : Mark Wahlberg,Tim Roth,Helena Bonham Carter,
  • After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson (Mark Wahlberg) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade (Tim Roth) and his most trusted warrior, Attar (Michael Clarke Duncan).
Release Date
1968-02-07
  • Rate : 7.5
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, APJAC Productions,
  • Director : Franklin J. Schaffner, William Kissell, Robert Doudell,
  • Stars : Charlton Heston,Roddy McDowall,Kim Hunter,
  • Taylor and two other astronauts come out of deep hibernation to find that their ship has crashed. Escaping with little more than clothes they find that they have landed on a planet where men are pre-lingual and uncivilized while apes have learned speech and technology. Taylor is captured and taken to the city of the apes after damaging his throat so that he is silent and cannot communicate with the apes.
Release Date
1970-05-01
  • Rate : 6.20
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, APJAC Productions,
  • Director : Ted Post,
  • Stars : James Franciscus,Kim Hunter,Maurice Evans,
  • Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor but crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor did in the original film. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone so Brent and Nova try to follow and find him. He discovers a cult of humans that fear the Apes' latest military movements and finds himself in the middle. Tension mounts to a climactic battle between ape and man deep in the bowels of the planet.
Release Date
1971-05-20
  • Rate : 6.30
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, APJAC Productions,
  • Director : Don Taylor,
  • Stars : Roddy McDowall,Kim Hunter,Bradford Dillman,
  • The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.
Release Date
1972-06-29
  • Rate : 6.10
  • Production Companies : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, APJAC Productions,
  • Director : J. Lee Thompson,
  • Stars : Roddy McDowall,Don Murray,Ricardo Montalban,
  • In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity.