Origin story of Planet of the Apes – a future world where the dominant life is no longer Humans but intelligent Apes.
Modern day San Francisco and scientists at the Gen Sys laboratories experiment on a genetically modified virus (ALZ 113) to help people with degenerative brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s. They test this on Apes who start to develop their own intelligence, emotion and power.
Meanwhile, the new virus ALZ 113 proves to be lethal to humans…
starring James Franco, Freida Pinto, Andy Serkis and Tom Felton. Directed by Rupert Wyatt.
**** Four stars! Total Film