War for the Planet of the Apes Script

Year:2017
Director:Matt Reeves
Written by:Mark Bomback (Screenplay), Matt Reeves (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Novel), Rick Jaffa (Characters), Amanda Silver (Characters)

Script Synopsis:Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
*12695

Planet of the Apes (1968)

Year:1968
Director:Franklin J. Schaffner
Written by:Michael Wilson (Author), Rod Serling (Author), Pierre Boulle (Novel)

Script Synopsis: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.
*6598

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Year:1957
Director:David Lean
Written by:Pierre Boulle (Novel), Carl Foreman (Screenplay), Michael Wilson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow up the structure, but Col. Nicholson , the commander who supervised the bridge's construction, has acquired a sense of pride in his creation and tries to foil their plans.
*5129

Planet of the Apes

Year:2001
Director:Tim Burton
Written by:William Broyles Jr. (Author), Lawrence Konner (Author), Mark Rosenthal (Author), Pierre Boulle (Author)

Script Synopsis: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).
*4356

Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Year:1971
Director:Don Taylor
Written by:Paul Dehn (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Characters)

Script Synopsis: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.
*4065

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes

Year:1972
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Paul Dehn (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Novel)

Script Synopsis: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.
*3997

Battle for the Planet of the Apes

Year:1973
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Paul Dehn (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Novel), John William Corrington (Screenplay), Joyce Hooper Corrington (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a community of human mutants who live beneath a destroyed city try to conquer those whom they perceive as enemies. All leading to the finale.
*3925