May 2024 is the Bulgarian premiere of “Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes”. One of the most successful and influential franchises in the history of cinema returns to the big screen with the long-awaited new part of the series – a fantastic epic action, commented by Forum Film.
The film takes place a few generations after Caesar’s reign, when the apes are now the dominant species living in harmony and the humans survive as savages lurking in the shadows. A new tyrannical leader proclaims himself the first king of the primates and begins to build his empire. Noah, a young chimpanzee, embarks on a perilous journey, questioning everything he knows about the past. It will force him to make a choice that will determine the future of both apes and humans.
“Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes” reveals the birth of an unexpected new threat that leads to seismic changes. The film explores the themes of discovery and the various aspects of knowledge – how it has melted together with the evidence of previous civilization and how its possession equates to immeasurable power.
The first trailer for “Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes” reveals that the ambitious production will not detract from its predecessors in any way and will offer a breathtaking visual spectacle, a rich dramatic story and full-blooded characters, effects and monkeys are once again at Wētā FX, added by ” Forum Film’.
Directed by Wes Ball (The Labyrinth trilogy), from a screenplay by Patrick Eason (War of the Worlds), Josh Friedman, Rick Jaffa (Avatar: The Nature of Water) and Amanda Silver (Prey). Starring Owen Teague, Freya Allen, Kevin Durand, Peter Macon, William H. Macy.