Original Title Battle For the Planet of the Apes
Duration 86 min .
Country United States
Director J. Lee Thompson
John William Corrington Guion & Joyce H. Corrington (Characters: Pierre Boulle )
Music Leonard Rosenman
Richard H. Kline Photography
Starring Roddy McDowall , Claude Akins, Natalie Trundy , Severn Darden , Lew Ayres , Paul Williams
Studio 20th Century Fox
Science fiction genre . Fantastico. Adventure | Sequel . apes
Synopsis Caesar , the ape who captained the revolt against the human race , is a benevolent ruler that promotes coexistence with men, despite the opposition of General Aldo ( Akins ) , military leader of the apes. However , men who have survived a nuclear holocaust are considered second-class citizens . Caesar decides to make a trip to the " Forbidden City " with MacDonald ( Austin Stoker ) and the wise Virgil (Paul Williams) in search of a tape in which would be recorded the death of their parents. During the trip, is observed by a group of men living mutants in the devastated war zone. This is the reason that the General Aldo challenged the authority of Caesar and , in addition , cause a clash between apes and men to settle who ruled the planet.