Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes (2001)

You'll be sorry you were ever born human.

  • Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
  • Release Date: 2001-07-25
  • User Rating: 5.725/10 from 3479 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 59min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Tim Burton
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After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade.


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  • Mark Wahlberg

    as Leo Davidson
  • Tim Roth

    as General Thade
  • Helena Bonham Carter

    as Ari
  • Michael Clarke Duncan

    as Attar
  • Kris Kristofferson

    as Karubi
  • Estella Warren

    as Daena
  • Paul Giamatti

    as Limbo
  • Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

    as Krull
  • Glenn Shadix

    as Senator Nado
  • Charlton Heston

    as Zaius
  • Chad Bannon

    as Red Soldier
  • Linda Harrison

    as A woman
  • Melody Perkins

    as Friend At Leo's Party
  • Lisa Marie

    as Nova
  • Lucas Elliot Eberl

    as Birn
  • Evan Parke

    as Gunnar
  • Chris Ellis

    as Commander Karl Vasich
  • Deep Roy

    as Gorilla Kid / Thade's Niece
  • Kevin Grevioux

    as Limbo's First Handler / Ape Commander / 2nd Ape Soldier
  • Dana Schick

    as Human / Stunts
  • Rick Baker

    as Old Ape #2
  • Martin Klebba

    as Monkey Grinder's Pet
  • David Warner

    as Sandar
  • Erick Avari

    as Tival
  • Philip Tan

    as 2nd Ape Teenager / Gossiping Male Ape
  • Spitfire Brown

    as Ape Warrior #7 (uncredited)
  • Nils Allen Stewart

    as Scar (uncredited)
  • Freda Foh Shen

    as Bon
Writing William Broyles Jr. Screenplay
Production Denise Chamian Casting
Art Rick Heinrichs Production Design
Directing Tim Burton Director
Sound Danny Elfman Original Music Composer
Editing Chris Lebenzon Editor
Art John Dexter Supervising Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Colleen Atwood Costume Design
Production Richard D. Zanuck Producer
Camera Philippe Rousselot Director of Photography
Writing Lawrence Konner Screenplay
Writing Mark Rosenthal Screenplay
Art Sean Haworth Art Direction
Writing Pierre Boulle Novel
Editing Joel Negron Editor
Art Rosemary Brandenburg Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Bill Corso Makeup Artist
Art Russell Bobbitt Property Master
Costume & Make-Up Donald Mowat Makeup Artist
Art Philip Toolin Art Direction
Visual Effects Ross Shuman Modeling
Directing Janna Stern Script Supervisor
Sound Alan L. Nineberg ADR Editor
Crew Dana Schick Stunts
Production Stephanie Portnoy Porter Production Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Michael Key Makeup Artist
Production Michele Tandy Production Accountant