Tag Archives: Koba

My Favorite Scene: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) “Monkey See; Monkey Shoot”

Every hero needs a villain.  The strength of the hero is shown in the vileness of the villain he has to overcome.  One of the reasons Dawn of the Planet of the Apes was twice as good as Rise of Planet of the Apes was that Caesar had his very own Brutus in Toby Kebbell’s Koba. Continue reading My Favorite Scene: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) “Monkey See; Monkey Shoot”

Movie Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) *Minor Spoilers*

Caesar, Andy Serkis, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes In a summer that has provided more disappointments  than any in recent memory, there’s a kind of twisted logic behind the best movie of the summer being one from which I expected nothing at all.  That’s right.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes isn’t just a good sequel or a good entry in the series.  It’s a great film that is mandatory viewing for film fans this summer. Continue reading Movie Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) *Minor Spoilers*