Top 11 Planet Of The Apes Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Planet Of The Apes facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Planet Of The Apes film message.

In Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014), all of the apes climb over the subway turnstiles but Caesar, who was raised by humans, walks through them normally.

In Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) The scientists called Caesar's mother "Bright Eyes" The same name given to Charlton Heston's character by Caesar's mother from the original movies.
In Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) The scientists called Caesar's mother "Bright Eyes" The same name given to Charlton Heston's character by Caesar's mother from the original movies.

Planet Of The Apes Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The little girl without a name asks Maurice the Orangutan if she is an ape and he saw the chevy nova symbol on the ground and gave it to her as a name and Nova is latin for "new". Nova was also a character in one of the earlier movies.
    The little girl without a name asks Maurice the Orangutan if she is an ape and he saw the chevy nova symbol on the ground and gave it to her as a name and Nova is latin for "new". Nova was also a character in one of the earlier movies.

Planet Of The Apes Hidden Details

1 - Did it waaaay before the emoji movie
Did it waaaay before the emoji movie
1 - The newspaper headline reads "Lost in space" which is a nod to the Icarus space shuttle from the original '68 Planet of the Apes movie
The newspaper headline reads "Lost in space" which is a nod to the Icarus space shuttle from the original '68 Planet of the Apes movie

When Ceaser says his first word, the camerawork foreshadows the apes rising to become the dominant species. The camera moves to a low angle shot when Ceaser speaks, and the reverse shot of Dodge is a high angle shot.

1 - - There are a couple of not-so-subtle refferences to the original movies, suggesting that astronauts will come back to find earth taken over by apes
- There are a couple of not-so-subtle refferences to the original movies, suggesting that astronauts will come back to find earth taken over by apes
1 - The patches on the astronauts say ANSA instead of NASA
The patches on the astronauts say ANSA instead of NASA
1 - The alzheimers treatment serum is labeled "ALZ-112". The original Planet Of The Apes had a run-time of 112 minutes
The alzheimers treatment serum is labeled "ALZ-112". The original Planet Of The Apes had a run-time of 112 minutes
1 - The name of the group rebelling in "War for the Planet of the Apes" is Alpha and Omega, a reference to the bomb the mutants worshipped in "Beneath the Planet of the Apes"
The name of the group rebelling in "War for the Planet of the Apes" is Alpha and Omega, a reference to the bomb the mutants worshipped in "Beneath the Planet of the Apes"

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Planet Of The Apes. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.