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Dread Central’s First Look at The Rise of the Planet of the Apes

For those of you who are fans of the original Planet of the Apes film franchise, it was back in 2001 that we first got teased with the idea of rebooting the property with director Tim Burton’s epic fail of a relaunch, Planet of the Apes.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Starring James Franco, Andy Serkis, John Lithgow, Freida Pinto, Brian Cox, Tom Felton Directed by Rupert Wyatt

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Video Interview Series Part 3: James Franco and Freida Pinto

In Part 3 of our Rise of the Planet of the Apes video interview series, we are now focusing on the two human leads, James Franco (127 Hours, Pineapple Express) and Freida Pinto (Immortals, Slumdog Millionaire).

New International One-Sheet Debut - Rise of the Planet of the Apes

We're just a few short hours away from the release of Rise of the Planet of the Apes, which has been called by Dread Central staffers who have seen it, "Magnificent" and "The best Planet of the Apes film since the original". To celebrate the flick's release, we have a brand new international one-sheet for you! Dig it!

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Video Interview Series Part 2: John Lithgow and Tom Felton

Today in our Part 2 of the Rise of the Planet of the Apes video interview series, we're bringing you folks soundbites from actors John Lithgow ("Dexter") and Tom Felton (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows).

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Video Interview Series Part 1 - The Filmmakers

This week Fox releases Rise of the Planet of the Apes, the origin story behind the Planet of the Apes franchise, and we bring you the first in our series of video interviews with the cast and crew of the film.

Watch the Rise of the Planet of the Apes LA Premiere LIVE Tonight, July 28th!

As part of its Summer Blockbusters series, AP Live will stream live from the red carpet arrivals at the LA premiere of Rise of the Planet of the Apes starting in just a few hours, tonight, Thursday, July 28th, at 9:30 pm ET/6:30 pm PT.

San Diego Comic-Con 2011: Back Up! A New Rise of the Planet of the Apes Clip is Here!

Oh, how we love monkeying around! A third clip from Fox's Rise of the Planet of the Apes has arrived and it shows off the values of proceeding with caution. Dig it!

San Diego Comic-Con 2011: Rise of the Planet of the Apes Sizzle Reel

Ready for another reason to rise up and get your asses to the theatre when Rise of the Planet of the Apes hits cinemas everywhere. If you're still on the fence, this Comic-Con sizzle reel could very well sway you! Dig it!

New Rise of the Planet of the Apes Clip Breaks Out!

We, like many of you, are counting down the days until Rise of the Planet of the Apes hits theatres. As if you need any more reasons to get excited, check out the latest clip!

New Rise of the Planet of the Apes Quad Poster and TV Spots

Our friends across the pond have scored themselves a brand new quad one-sheet for Fox's Rise of the Planet of the Apes along with several new TV spots. Never fear, though ... you won't have to travel to dig on the goods. We've got it all waiting for you right here!

Carmageddon! New Rise of the Planet of the Apes Virals Showcase Machete-Wielding Primates Who are Pissed About the 405 Shutting Down for the Weekend!

For those of you who don't live in Southern California, this weekend one of the main freeways into and around the Los Angeles area will be shut down, causing what lots of residents are referring to as "Carmageddon"! As you'll see in one of these new viral videos, even the future rulers of the world are pissed!

Another New UK Poster for Rise of the Planet of the Apes

And another new UK poster for Rise of the Planets of the Apes has made its way online, this time courtesy of Rise of the Planet of the Apes UK on Facebook, and it highlights everyone's favorite chimp, Caesar.

Second Full U.S. Trailer for Rise of the Planet Apes Introduces Us to Chimp 9

I'm not even sure it would be possible for us to be more excited about 20th Century Fox's upcoming summer blockbuster, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and then a new trailer comes and we're drooling once again.

Event Coverage: Dread Central Witnesses the Rise of the Planet of the Apes at CalTech Institute

A fun fact about this writer is that I was so motivated by my love of the original Planet of the Apes, I once hand made myself and my ex Zira and Cornelius costumes for Halloween. So you can only imagine how intensely my geek senses have been tingling since the first trailer for the upcoming Rise of the Planet of the Apes dropped online courtesy of 20th Century Fox.