Planet of the Apes
//Features

Part 2: The Changing Face of Filmmaking | 18 Jun 2007 // 5:00 PM

Every staid situation needs shaking up, none more so that the labored Hollywood studio system. The titles chosen for this section stand out as reasons why things had to change, the results of those seismic stylistic shifts.

Future Shock: The Death of Serious Science Fiction | 28 May 2007 // 5:00 PM

The serious Science Fiction film genre is dead or at least on cinematic life support. As the new millennial marches forward, and an omnipresent production paradigm that substitutes spectacle for smarts, futurist filmmaking is definitely gasping for breath.

//Columns

Origin of the Species: 'Planet of the Apes' from Laughing Stock to Box Office Gold | 10 Aug 2014 // 8:30 PM

After the best-selling novel La Planète des Singes and the hit film Planet of the Apes, the series found itself in hairy times. How did the saga regain its glory?

The Demise of Horror Culture? | 12 May 2008 // 5:00 PM

While the horror classics of 1968 may have indeed revitalized the genre, few today are aware of these movies' impact on the canon...if they acknowledge them at all.

//Reviews

Planet of the Apes (2001) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

...reminds us that we may not be the end product of some divine plan, or necessarily very important to the universe.

Planet of the Apes (2001) | 31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

Tim Burton should never have been given this assignment. There are no humans in his films, which can impress, but never move us.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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