“The Rise of the Planet of the Apes”

Danny and I succumbed: we gave in and saw “The Rise of the Planet of the Apes,” a fairly plausible explanation for the cranking up of primate intelligence and the downfall of the human species. Once again, man screws up by screwing with mother nature. This is not really a kid’s movie because of too much dialogue, too many silent looks, and not enough action for short-attention spans. The best acting is done by Caesar, the chimpanzee, and a signing orangutan.

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars.

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About Cyranette

I have been writing since I was 11 and am now a grandmother of 9. Aside from my family, I love writing, reading, movies, gardening, genealology, and travel. I met my soulmate online and we've been married 18 years. I am a survivor of rape, abuse, and cancer. I believe in love, kindness, and common sense. I was born/raised in Indiana and have lived in Massachusetts, Texas, and California. I have visited: most of the United States, British Columbia, Germany, Austria, and Costa Rica. My husband and I would like to visit England, Europe, and New Zealand and to take a train ride along the Canadian/American border. I have written essays, articles, short stories, a romance novel, a self-help book, and several children's books.
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