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Movie Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Saw this one the other night. This really is a top-notch year for big budget movies.

Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell
Matt Reeves (Cloverfield, Let Me In)
Rating: M


Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has a rather stupid title. Yes, I understand this. So did its predecessor, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, three years ago. The naming scheme hasn’t gotten any better and it looks like we’re stuck with it as we move on to the next installment in another couple of years. So let’s get over it, because Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is yet another really good 2014 blockbuster. It improves on the already awesome Rise in a number of ways and makes me really keen to see where the ambitious Planet of the Apes prequel franchise goes next.
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