This film is the second entry in one of the most gripping sci-fi film series every made! An astronaut (James Franciscus) discovers new horrors on the Planet of the Apes, including a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in fear of militaristic Gorillas...and worship a weapon capable of destroying the entire planet!
The second installment in the PLANET OF THE APES series finds another astronaut (Franciscus) following in Heston's time-wandering footsteps to a planet ruled by highly evolved apes where he encounters a group of nuclear holocaust survivors living in Grand Central Station and worshipping the very atomic warhead that destroyed their world. Followed by ESCAPE FROM THE PLANET OF THE APES.
The second installment in the Planet of Apes series. Here, an earthling sent to find the astronauts of the original film discovers not only a world of intelligent, talking apes, but an underground cult of grotesque "humans" who are the survivors of a nuclear blast years ago. Unfortunately, these mutants worship a nuclear bomb, a weapon which not only is the centerpiece of their society, but can be detonated at any time...