Battle For The Planet Of The Apes Reviews

June 4, 2007
Considering the usual fate of sequels, it's not so much that this final effort [from a story by Paul Dehn] is limp, but that the previous four pix maintained for so long a good quality level.
January 26, 2006
[It] seems reluctant to use the potentials for astute comic strip philosophy that all the other films revelled in to a greater or lesser extent.
October 23, 2004
Battle looks like the last gap of a dying series, a movie made simply to wring the dollars out of any remaining ape fans.
June 19, 2001
The Planet of the Apes series started well, and gradually decreased in budget and quality. By Battle the budget is all but gone, and all the believability and excitement has gone with it.