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Planet of the Apes Films and TV Series

Inspired by the French 1963 novel La planète des singes by Pierre Boulle

Films
1. Planet of the Apes (1968)
Director: Franklin J. Schaffner
Writers: Michael Wilson, Rod Serling

Scenes

1. 'The Long Sleep'
2. 'Main Titles'
3. 'Crash Landing'
4. 'The Expedition'
5. 'The Seekers'
6. 'Life'
7. 'Scarecrows'
8. 'The Clothes Snatchers'  
9. 'The Hunt'
10. 'Zira'



11. 'Dr. Zaius'
12. 'Cornelius'
13. 'My Name is Taylor'   
14. 'It's a Stunt'
15. 'No Escape'
16. 'It's a Madhouse'
17. 'The Hearing'
18. 'New Identity'
19. 'Talking Heresy'


20. 'Zaius' Fear'
21. 'The Abduction'
22. 'The Forbidden Zone'
23. 'On the Beach'
24. 'The Cave'
25. 'The Hostage'
26. 'Saying Goodbye'
27. 'The Revelation'
28. 'Cast of Characters'

2. Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)
Director: Ted Post
Writers: Paul Dehn, Mort Abrahams

Scenes

1. 'The Revelation'
2. 'Main Titles'
3. 'The Same Trajectory'   
4. 'Brent and Nova'
5. 'Ursus' Speech'
6. 'The Steambath'
7. 'Sanctuary'
8. 'Capture'
9. 'Military Training'
10. 'Escape'



11. 'The Chase'
12. 'Welcome Home'
13. 'The Eve of the Holy War'   
14. 'Following the Hum'
15. 'Force of Evil'
16. 'The Almighty Bomb'
17. 'Interrogation'
18. 'Apes on the March'
19. 'The Inmost Self'
20. 'Taylor'


21. 'The Apes Attack'
22. 'Losing Nova'
23. 'Doomsday'
24. 'End Titles'

3. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Director: Don Taylor
Writer: Paul Dehn

Scenes

1. 'Pickup and Recovery'
2. 'Main Titles'
3. 'Playing Dumb'
4. 'Drs. Dixon & Branton'
5. 'I Loathe Bananas'
6. 'Introductions'
7. 'In the News'
8. 'The Presidential Inquiry'   
9. 'Hasslein's Theory'
10. 'Toast of the Town'



11. 'Zira's Delicate Condition'   
12. 'Hasslein's Fear'
13. 'How It All Started'
14. 'Sodium Pentothal'
15. 'The Commission'
16. 'Boiling Point'
17. 'On the Run'
18. 'Stevie's Idea'
19. 'Armando's Circus'
20. 'Time to Go'



21. 'Saying Goodbye'
22. 'The Oil Field'
23. 'In Hasslein's Sights'
24. 'Aboard the Derelict'
25. 'Confrontation'
26. 'Simian Survival'
27. 'End Titles'

4. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
Writer: Paul Dehn 
 
Scenes

1. 'Main Titles'
2. 'Armando & Caesar'
3. 'From Pets to Slaves'
4. 'A Talking Ape?'
5. 'The Alternate Plan'
6. 'Armando in Custody'   
7. 'Hiding in the Open'
8. 'In Training'
9. 'The Females Arrive'



10. 'The Auction'
11. 'Caesar on the Inside'   
12. 'The Authenticator'
13. 'Seeds of Rebellion'
14. 'MacDonald's Help'
15. 'Caught & Tortured'
16. 'Revolt of the Apes'
17. 'Night of Violence'
18. 'Riot Control'



19. 'Under Attack'
20. 'Planet of the Apes'
21. 'End Titles'

5. Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
Writers: John William Corrington, Joyce Hooper Corrington, Paul Dehn

Scenes

1. 'The Lawgiver'
2. 'Main Titles'
3. 'Ape Shall Never Kill Ape'
4. 'The Unspeakable'
5. 'Pessimist or Prophet?'
6. 'Self-Protection'
7. 'Journey to the Dead City'  
8. 'Intruder Alert'
9. 'The Archives'
10. 'Under Fire'



11. 'Narrow Escape'
12. 'Spies in Ape City'
13. 'Meeting of the Council'
14. 'Preparing for War'
15. 'The Plot Against Caesar'  
16. 'Mutants on the March'
17. 'Aldo's Orders'
18. 'As Tall as a King'
19. 'The Mutants Attack'
20. 'Now, Fight Like Apes!'



21. 'No Prisoners'
22. 'Ape Has Killed Ape'
23. 'Building the Future'
24. 'End Titles'

6. Planet of the Apes (2001)
Director: Tim Burton
Writers: William Broyles, Jr.; Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal

Scenes

1. 'Main Titles'
2. 'Pericles'
3. 'Eye of the Storm'
4. 'Davidson's Risk'
5. 'Crash Landing'
6. 'The Hunted'
7. 'A World Upside-Down'
8. 'The Slave Trader'
9. 'A New Owner'
10. 'The Dinner Party'
11. 'Ari's Admirer'
12. 'The Thing from the Sky' 



13. 'Escape'
14. 'An Ape Ally'
15. 'No turning Back'
16. 'Back to the Pod'
17. 'Limbo Intervenes'
18. 'Martial Law'
19. 'A Father's Secret'
20. 'The Way to Kalima'  
21. 'Fire and Water'
22. 'Call to Arms'
23. 'Calima'
24. 'A Human Leader'


25. 'The Mark of a Human'
26. 'Not So Different'
27. 'A Way to Fight Back'
28. 'The Human's Power'
29. 'Thade Strikes'
30. 'Krull's last Stand'
31. 'The Prophecy Fulfilled?'
32. 'Thade's New Power'
33. 'The Caged Animal'
34. 'A Chance to Go Back'
35. 'Welcome Home'
36. 'End Titles'

7. Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
Director: Rupert Wyatt
Writers: Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver

Scenes

[28 untitled scenes]





8. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Director: Matt Reeves
Writers: Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Mark Bomback

Scenes

[40 untitled scenes]





 

Series

Planet of the Apes Live-Action Television Series

#

Episode Title

Writers

Director

Broadcast Date

1

'Escape from Tomorrow'

Art Wallace

Don Weis

13 September 1974

2

'The Gladiators'

Art Wallace

Don McDougall

20 September 1974

3

'The Trap'

Edward J. Lakso

Arnold Laven

27 September 1974

4

'The Good Seeds'

Robert W. Lenski

Don Weis

4 October 1974

5

'The Legacy'

Robert Hamner

Bernard McEveety

11 October 1974

6

'Tomorrow's Tide'

Robert W. Lenski

Don McDougall

18 October 1974

7

'The Surgeon'

Barry Oringer

Arnold Laven

25 October 1974

8

'The Deception'

Anthony Lawrence, Ken Spears & Joe Ruby

Don McDougall

1 November 1974

9

'The Horse Race'

David P. Lewis & Booker Bradshaw

Jack Starrett

8 November 1974

10

'The Interrogation'

Richard Collins

Alf Kjellin

15 November 1974

11

'The Tyrant'

Walter Black

Ralph Senensky

22 November 1974

12

'The Cure'

Edward J. Lakso

Bernard McEveety

29 November 1974

13

'The Liberator'

Howard Dimsdale

Arnold Laven

N/A

14 

'Up Above the World So High'

S. Bar-David & Arthur Browne, Jr

John Meredyth Lucas

6 December 1974



 

Return to the Planet of the Apes Animated Series

#

Episode Title

Writers

Broadcast Date

1

'Flames of Doom'

Larry Spiegel

6 September 1975

2

'Escape from Ape City'

Larry Spiegel

13 September 1975

3

'Lagoon of Peril'

Jack Kaplan & John Barrett

20 September 1975

4

'Tunnel of Fear'

Larry Spiegel

27 September 1975

5

'The Unearthly Prophecy'

J. C. Strong

4 October 1975

6

'Screaming Wings'

Jack Kaplan & John Barrett

10 October 1975

7

'Trail of the Unknown'

Larry Spiegel

18 October 1975

8

'Attack from the Clouds'

Larry Spiegel

25 October 1975

9

'Mission of Mercy'

Larry Spiegel

1 November 1975

10

'Invasion of the Underdwellers'

J. C. Strong

1 November 1975

11

'Battle of the Titans'

Bruce Shelly

8 November 1975

12 

'Terror on Ice Mountain'

Bruce Shelly

22 November 1975



 

Sources

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. [DVD liner notes]. Produced by Peter Chernin et al. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2014.

Planet of the Apes
[DVD liner notes]. Directed by Tim Burton. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2001.

Planet of the Apes. The Legacy Collection [DVD liner notes]. Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner et al. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

Planet of the Apes
. [DVD liner notes]. Directed by Arnold Laven et al. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

Return to the Planet of the Apes. [DVD liner notes]. Produced by David H. DePatie et al. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes
. [DVD liner notes]. Produced by Peter Chernin et al. USA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2011.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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