Planet of the Apes (1968) Script

Script by:Michael Wilson (Author), Rod Serling (Author), Pierre Boulle (Novel)
Directed by:Franklin J. Schaffner
Year:1968

Plot:Taylor and two other astronauts come out of deep hibernation to find that their ship has crashed. Escaping with little more than clothes they find that they have landed on a planet where men are pre-lingual and uncivilized while apes have learned speech and technology. Taylor is captured and taken to the city of the apes after damaging his throat so that he is silent and cannot communicate with the apes.
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The Bridge on the River Kwai Script

Script by:Pierre Boulle (Novel), Carl Foreman (Screenplay), Michael Wilson (Screenplay)
Directed by:David Lean
Year:1957

Plot:A classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow up the structure, but Col. Nicholson , the commander who supervised the bridge's construction, has acquired a sense of pride in his creation and tries to foil their plans.
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Planet of the Apes Script

Script by:William Broyles Jr. (Author), Lawrence Konner (Author), Mark Rosenthal (Author), Pierre Boulle (Author)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:2001

Plot:After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson (Mark Wahlberg) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade (Tim Roth) and his most trusted warrior, Attar (Michael Clarke Duncan).
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Escape from the Planet of the Apes Script

Script by:Paul Dehn (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Characters)
Directed by:Don Taylor
Year:1971

Plot:The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.
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Battle for the Planet of the Apes Script

Script by:Paul Dehn (Screenplay), Pierre Boulle (Novel), John William Corrington (Screenplay), Joyce Hooper Corrington (Screenplay)
Directed by:J. Lee Thompson
Year:1973

Plot:The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a community of human mutants who live beneath a destroyed city try to conquer those whom they perceive as enemies. All leading to the finale.
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