Embedded with fierce action and intense emotion, this fantasy thriller is set in the year 2029, when astronaut Leo Davidson boards a pod cruiser on a Space Station for what begins as a routine reconnaissance mission.
However, an abrupt detour through a space time wormhole lands him on a strange planet where talking apes rule over the human race. With the help of a sympathetic chimpanzee activist named Ari and a small band of human rebels, Leo leads the effort to evade the advancing Gorilla Army led by General Thade and his most trusted warrior Attar. Now the race is on to reach a sacred temple within the planet's Forbidden Zone to discover the shocking secrets of mankind's past - and the key to its future.
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Ari was first planned as an "ape princess" and the romantic interest, but Fox vetoed any kind of human-ape romance calling it "weird and unnatural". The veto stood, even after Tim Burton offered to make it platonic or just implied. Read More