Battle For The Planet Of The Apes (1973)
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After conquering the oppressive humans in "Conquest for the Planet of the Apes", Caeser must now keep the peace amongst the humans and apes. Gorilla General Aldo views things differently, and tries to cause an ape civil war. In the meantime, other human survivors learn of the ape city, and decide they want to take back civilization for themselves, thus setting the stage of warring ape factions and humans.
The final chapter in the incredible Apes saga. The most suspenseful showdown ever filmed as two civilizations battle for the right to inherit what's left of the earth!
Title: Battle For The Planet Of The Apes
Release Date: June 15, 1973
Runtime: 93 mins
All Genres: Action, Sci-Fi
IMDB Rating: 4.9
Buried.com Rating: 5.9 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With B
MPAA Rating: G
J. Lee Thompson
Roddy McDowall ...Caesar
Claude Akins ...General Aldo
Natalie Trundy ...Lisa
Severn Darden ...Governor Kolp
Lew Ayres ...Mandemus
Paul Williams ...Prof. Virgil
Austin Stoker ...MacDonald
Noah Keen ...Abe the Teacher
Richard Eastham ...Mutant Captain
France Nuyen ...Alma
Paul Stevens ...Mendez
Heather Lowe ...Tanya the Doctor
Bobby Porter ...Cornelius, Son of Caesar
Michael Stearns ...Jake
Cal Wilson ...Soldier
Pat Cardi ...young Chimp
John Landis ...Jake's Friend
Andy Knight ...Mutant on Motorcycle
John Huston ...The Lawgiver
James Bacon ...Ape
Colleen Camp ...Julie, Lisa's Servant
Frank Capra Jr.
Arthur P. Jacobs
John William Corrington
Joyce Hooper Corrington
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- The final chapter in the incredible Apes saga. The most suspenseful showdown ever filmed as two civilizations battle for the right to inherit what's left of the earth!
- Virgil: Teacher only reverted to type under provocation. He... he spoke like a slavemaster in the old days of our servitude when we were conditioned to mechanical obedience. He, uh, he uttered a negative, uh, imperative. Caesar: Could you put that into words which even Caesar could understand? Virgil: Uh, he said, "No, Aldo, no!"
Mandemus: Stop! Stop! Caesar forbids yoooooou!
[first lines] Title Card: North America, 2670 A.D. The Lawgiver: In the beginning God created beast and man so that both might live in friendship and share dominion over a world of peace. But in the fullness of time evil men betrayed God's trust and in disobedience to His holy word waged bloody wars, not only against their own kind, but against the apes, whom they reduced to slavery. Then God in his wrath sent the world a saviour, miraculously born of two apes who descended on Earth from Earth's own future and man was afraid for both parent apes possessed the power of speech
- The scenes of Ape City in this film were filmed at the Fox Ranch, now Malibu State Park.
Colleen Camp's film debut.
Roddy McDowall is the only cast member to appear in all the original "Planet of the Apes" movies except the first sequel Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970). He also starred in the "Planet of the Apes" (1974) TV series. It's also noted that Roddy is the only actor to voice two different apes, Cornelius and his son, Caesar.
The final of five Planet of the Apes movies starring Roddy McDowall and Kim Hunter.
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