Theatrical Releases For August 5th: ‘Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’ And More!

Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Change-Up and more hit theaters today! We’ve got the full breakdown of new releases for you below!

Bellflower (R), Drama – A pair of eccentric L.A.-based friends spend their time preparing for the apocalypse. Stars Jessie Wiseman, Tyler Dawson, and Rebekah Brandes.

Magic Trip (R), Documentary – A documentary about the psychedelic 1960s cross-country bus tour taken by Ken Kesey and his Merry Pranksters.

Mysteries of Lisbon (NR), Drama – The drama follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy. Stars Lea Seydoux, Melvil Poupaud, and Clotilde Hesme.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (PG-13), Action – Present day San Francisco deals with the aftermath of man’s experiments with genetic engineering that lead to the development of intelligence in apes and the onset of a war for supremacy. Stars James Franco, John Lithgow, and Freida Pinto.

The Change-Up (R), Comedy – Following a drunken night out together, two friends’ worlds are turned upside down when they wake up in each other’s bodies and proceed to freak out. Stars Jason Bateman, Ryan Reynolds, and Olivia Wilde.

The Perfect Age of Rock And Roll (R), Drama – Two estranged childhood friends channel their talent and passion for music into a cross-country road trip that brings them face to face with their past on a quest to confront the future. Stars Kevin Zegers, Taryn Manning, and Jason Ritter.

The Whistleblower (R), Drama – In Bosnia in 1999 a U.N. peacekeeper is assigned to run the office that investigates sex trafficking, domestic abuse and sexual assault. She ultimately alleges that peacekeepers, U.N. workers and international police are visiting brothels and facilitating sex trafficking by forging documents and aiding the illegal transport of woman into Bosnia. Stars Rachel Weisz, Vanessa Redgrave, and Monica Belucci.