“War for the Planet of the Apes” review: Hail, Caesar

 "War for the Planet of the Apes" is the type of movie I thought Hollywood had forgotten how to make.The third entry in the rebooted franchise is challenging, provocative and riveting entertainment. Boasting the best special effects and motion-capture work I’ve seen and an epic scope with strong biblical undertones, it’s a story of complex characters navigating muddy moral waters and the apocalyptic ramifications of violence. It’s troubling, astounding and difficult ⸺ and one of the … [Read more...]