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Plot, Details & Awards

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rated PG-13 for intense and frightening sequences of action and violence.

PG-13 In Theaters 08/5/2011 , 105min.
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Plot & Details

The Escapist director Rupert Wyatt takes the helm for this Planet of the Apes prequel centering on genetically engineered chimp Caesar (Andy Serkis), who was created in a San Francisco lab by an ambitious scientist (James Franco), and who uses his powerful intellect to lead an ape uprising against all of humankind.

Awards

Academy Awards

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2011 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Visual Effects Daniel Barrett Nominated
2011 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Visual Effects Joe Letteri Nominated
2011 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Visual Effects Dan Lemmon Nominated
2011 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Visual Effects R. Christopher White Nominated

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects Joe Letteri Nominated
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects R. Christopher White Nominated
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects Dan Lemmon Nominated

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects Joe Letteri Nominated
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects R. Christopher White Nominated
2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Special Visual Effects Dan Lemmon Nominated

Broadcast Film Critics Association

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2011 Broadcast Film Critics Association Best Action Movie Nominated
2011 Broadcast Film Critics Association Best Visual Effects Nominated
2011 Broadcast Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actor Andy Serkis Nominated
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