This is a science fiction movie about the planet of the apes, born from the planet of the apes franchise. The 2011 adoption allows for a story to emerge of Caesar. Caesar is a remarkable ape that was raised by Dr. Will Rodman when it was discovered that Caesar was born in the lab his mother was brought to without anyone’s knowledge. Even though the story is about apes, it is really a story about humans, and what makes us human and not ape. It is also a the beginning of the journey for Caesar and this is a set up for the next movie in the franchise.