Epic First WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES Trailer Has Arrived December 9, 2016 Caesar is back! The folks over at 20th Century Fox have unveiled the first trailer for Matt Reeve’s upcoming film ‘War for the Planet of the Apes,’ opening in Irish cinemas July 2017. In WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, Caesar (Andy Serkis) and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel (Woody Harrelson). After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES – Irish release date is July 2017.