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:An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.
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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:The 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 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.
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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 three 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. The third in the original Planet of the Apes series.
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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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