Three special effects-laden films hit the home entertainment shelves this week. The first is the prequel 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes,' with its motion-capture CGI primates; next there's 'Fright Night,' a remake of a cult classic that ups the ante with state-of-the art scares; and finally 'Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame,' Hark Tsui's quirky and action-filled martial arts mystery that uses Sammo Hung's choreography and special effects to mesmerize viewers. Read on.
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Fright Night
R2011
Based on 30 critics

Charley (Anton Yelchin) is a high-school senior who's in with the "in" crowd and dating Amy (Imogen Poots),... Read More

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Movie Poster
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
PG-132011
Based on 39 critics

Will Rodman (James Franco), a scientist in San Francisco, is experimenting with a drug that he hopes... Read More

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Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame
PG-132010
Based on 23 critics

During the Tang Dynasty, China's future empress (Carina Lau) frees an imprisoned detective (Andy Lau)... Read More

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