Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Released July 11, 2014
Directed by Matt Reeves
Written by Mark Bomback, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver
Derived from the novel La Planète des Singes by Pierre Boulle
Starring Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Andy Serkis, Toby Kebbell, Jason Clarke
Box Office for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $700+ million
Oct 22, 2014: Latest earnings for Caesar and company have crossed the $700 million dollar mark for international box office earnings. (Source Box Office Mojo)
Domestic - $208,285,945
Foreign - $492,195,139
Worldwide total $700,481,084
July 19, 2014: After seven days in release, Apes II has piled up an impressive $103 million domestic, and $32.7 million foreign, far a worldwide gross of $135,664,844. The film has a number of markets left to open in, which will leaven these numbers considerably in the future.
July 12, 2014: With bigger opening numbers than predicted, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the sequel to the 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes, is still rolling out: much of Europe and Asia doesn't have the film playing yet. The gross earning dollars will pile on as the film transmigrates the globe. With generally positive critical reviews and social media reviews, not much is standing in the way of this second film of the rebooted franchise earning more than the previous films worldwide take of $481,801,049 million.
Originally predicted to pull around the $60 million mark for domestic, this film is "overperforming" (Nikki Finke.com).
July 13, 2014: The sequel to the 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has surprised the movie maven predictors with a stronger ticket sales number ($70 million + for domestic) than originally thought possible the general concensus was a $60 million high point).
Dec 2013: Poster released for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" moves dates
December 2013: Now aiming for July 11, 2014, the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, which made $480 million worldwide, is dodging the later July sci-fi Jupitar Ascending and the Dwayne Johnson Hercules. On July 11, Dawn will be competing with Fast & Furious 7.
Related: Rise of the Planet of the Apes, 2011
Original Page July 2014
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