What could be a good sign for Planet of the Apes fans is that after an early screening of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Fox has signed director Matt Reeves for the third installment. For the third film Reeves will co-write the screenplay with Mark Bomback (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes). It looks like the franchise is here to stay. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes arrives this July.
Synopsis: A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar (Serkis) is threatened by a of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes arrives July 11th, 2014.