A new trailer has been released for the upcoming movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The science fiction film features James Franco as a genetic scientist, who experiments on the chimp Caesar, which results in greatly improved intelligence in the ape.
Caesar eventual leads an ape uprising against the human race, resulting in all out war. Andy Serkis, who has previously play Gollum in Lord of the Rings and the title character in King Kong, will portray Caesar via the WETA performance capture technology. It is the first time in the series that the apes have been brought to life through CGI.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes is due to be released on August 5, 2011. It will also star Freida Pinto, Brian Cox, Tom Felton, John Lithgow and David Oyelowo. Check out the new trailer below, we have also added the movies posters, let us know what you think.