A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth’s dominant species.
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For this movie, the ape performers were given new performance capture suits which are said to be much more durable than the ones in previous films. The ones used in Rise would break daily. The new performance capture suits are waterproof, which means they can be dragged in the mud and keep on working. The ape actors also wore lacrosse gloves so they could use their hands to walk on the hard ground. Helmets which featured a camera on the end of an arm that goes in front of their face, to capture all the dots on their face during their performances also had to be warned. When the apes had to travel on horses, there were many challenges because of the horses were freaked out at first by having humans acting like apes while riding them, but they eventually got used to the unusual movements. Read More