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.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Based on 39 critics

A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives rise to a superintelligent chimp. Read More

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

China's future empress releases an imprisoned detective to solve the fiery deaths of two courtiers. Read More

Fright Night
Based on 30 critics

A teenager (Anton Yelchin) discovers that his new neighbor (Colin Farrell) is a vampire. Read More

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