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  1. Andy Serkis: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Deserves Oscar Nomination

    7:21 am PDT 08/12/2011
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    "I am a bit evangelical, I know, but performance-capture is still misunderstood," he says. READ MORE

  2. Box Office Preview: Four New Films Battle 'Apes'

    6:56 pm PDT 08/11/2011
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    'Final Destination 5,' 'The Help,' '30 Minutes or Less' and 'Glee: The 3D Concert Movie' try to unseat Fox's king of the cinematic jungle. READ MORE

  3. Box Office Report: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Scores Big With $54 Mil Opening

    9:13 am PDT 08/07/2011
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    UPDATED: The origins pic also overshoots expectations overseas, grossing $23.4 million for a worldwide bow of $77.4 mil; "The Change-Up" ends winning streak for raunchy comedies. READ MORE

  4. Box Office Update: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Headed for $53 Mil Opening

    10:44 pm PDT 08/06/2011
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    The origins pic has successfully relaunched the classic sci-fi franchise in a big win for Fox and Peter Chernin. READ MORE

  5. James Franco in 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': What Critics Say

    9:23 pm PDT 08/06/2011
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    While billed as the star, many critics point out that Franco is outshined by the apes. READ MORE

  6. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': What Moviegoers Say

    9:52 am PDT 08/06/2011
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    “Compelling & just insanely fun. Solid A(pes),” comedian Dane Cook said of the James Franco-Freida Pinto film. READ MORE

  7. Box Office Report: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Tops Friday Box Office With Outstanding $19.8 Mil

    11:19 pm PDT 08/05/2011
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    UPDATED: The origins pic is now racing for $50 million opening; Ryan Reynolds-Jason Bateman raunchy comedy “The Change-Up” only grosses $4.7 million. READ MORE

  8. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': A Film Evolution

    10:54 pm PDT 08/05/2011
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    Compare plots, box office, visuals and cheese factors of seven "Planet of the Apes" films. READ MORE

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  9. Box Office Report: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Grosses $1.3 Million in Midnight Runs

    11:16 am PDT 08/05/2011
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    Fox's origins pic stars James Franco, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto and John Lithgow. READ MORE

  10. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'' James Franco Describes 'Incredible' Special Effects (Video)

    7:17 am PDT 08/05/2011
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    "This movie could only have been made today," he says on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Thursday. READ MORE

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  11. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': Meet the Cast

    9:05 pm PDT 08/04/2011
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    The Sci-Fi drama starring James Franco opens Friday. READ MORE

  12. New Movie Reviews: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes,' 'The Change-Up' in Theaters This Weekend

    7:20 pm PDT 08/04/2011
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    What is THR's critical take on the new films hitting the cinemas this weekend? READ MORE

  13. Box Office Preview: 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Aims to Continue Summer Boom

    7:05 pm PDT 08/04/2011
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    "The Change-Up" also hoping to catch fire in Aug. following July’s record-breaking $1.4 billion haul. READ MORE

  14. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' First Look: The Many Faces of Andy Serkis

    3:33 pm PDT 08/04/2011
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    THR's exclusive look at Weta's CGI transformation of Andy Serkis into ape Caesar. Plus, the actor's movie metamorphosis in "King Kong" and the "Lord of the Rings" franchise. READ MORE

  15. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': What Critics Say

    10:33 am PDT 08/04/2011
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    Andy Serkis’ performance is praised, while James Franco’s “struggles.” READ MORE

  16. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': New International Poster Revealed

    9:37 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    Evolution continues as revolution in one-sheet. READ MORE

  17. Rise of the Planet of the Apes: Film Review

    7:10 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    James Franco and John Lithgow star in director Rupert Wyatt's prequel. READ MORE

  18. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Star Andy Serkis: 5 Things to Know

    5:53 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    Meet the British actor behind the film's CGI created ape, Caesar. READ MORE

  19. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' James Franco: Critics Are Out to Kill Me Because of Oscars

    4:25 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    The actor worries that the lingering effect of his panned performance as Academy Awards host could negatively impact film reviews. READ MORE

  20. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Featurette: 'This Film Is Not Possible Without Andy Serkis' (Video)

    4:03 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    The James Franco-Freida Pinto feature is out in theaters Friday. READ MORE

  21. 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes': PETA Goes Bananas for CGI Film

    2:07 pm PDT 08/03/2011
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    The animal-rights org honors 'Apes' director Rupert Wyatt with its Proggy Award, and gives the movie its official seal of approval. READ MORE