Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Prequel ComicJuly 25th, 2013
FOX released a viral website that contains the story behind Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in comic form. Click through to the site to see the full comic and learn of a bit more about the Simian Flu, the new society of apes dwelling in the forest, and the rise of Caesar.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes involves a group of scientists in San Francisco struggling to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar (Andy Serkis) tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes. The cast includes Jason Clarke, Judy Greer, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell and Kodi Smit-McPhee. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is the sequel to Rupert Wyatt’s revival of the sci-fi franchise Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Directing is Matt Reeves (Let Me In, Cloverfield), from a screenplay written by Mark Bomback, Scott Z. Burns, Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is scheduled for release on July 28, 2014.