“Rise of the Planet of the Apes” slated for release August 5, 2011. The highly anticipated prequel, following Tim Burton’s remake of the original Planet of the Apes which saw Mark Wahlberg’s character landing back on earth a few years earlier to the time he landed on only to find that the Apes are still in charge. This movie will shed light on what exactly happened that caused the Apes to rise up and take over in the first place. Effects are by WETA Digital, The same team that did the special effects for Avatar, will be handling the effects for this movie as well. From the teaser trailer it not only focuses on the human factor, but also follows an ape’s journey into the human world and his experiences which lead up to the decision to start the war between apes and humans.