Ten years after conquering the Earth, ape leader Caesar wants the ruling apes and enslaved humans to live in peace. But warring factions of apes led by a militant gorilla general as well as various human groups threaten the stability.
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Roddy McDowall is again reliable as the most sympathetic ape as we get a satisfying full circle with the first film here. "Ape never kills Ape" is a memorable quote but sadly the budget is too low to give us a real satisfying final battle but film is acceptable for at least one watch for fans.
Somewhat bland but fun final entry in the Apes series plays like a tv movie. Still great to remember that through this all you have been absorbed in the saga of talking monkeys via sophisticated makeup effects quite a number of years before Star Wars.
Cinquième et dernière mouture de la série, pour une histoire qui s'est un peu essoufflée. Les grands thèmes comme le racisme, la violence, le péril atomique, ne suffisent plus à créer un véritable intérêt pour le spectateur...