Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Quotes

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is the rare summer blockbuster that is equally as powerful as it is explosive. That largely has to do with the script for the riveting film and some incredible quotes that have audiences repeating them long after the credits roll.

Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke and Keri Russell may have been the human stars delivering some powerful lines about life after the Simian Flu caused havoc on the world, but it is Andy Serkis as Caesar and his band of apes that scored the most quotes from the film that we adore. 

Click through and check out our favorite Dawn of the Planet of the Apes quotes!

1. Jason Clarke's a Good Man

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Malcolm: Who was that in the video?
Caesar: A good man... like you.

Jason Clarke reminds Caesar of James Franco. And that is a very good thing.

2. Apes Do Not Want War

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Apes do not want war!

Caesar
Well, neither do most humans. Each side just doesn't know how bad it can get.

3. Gary Oldman Marvels at Apes' Numbers

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[to Malcolm as they see the apes] That's a hell of lot more than eighty!

Dreyfus
When Jason Clarke returns from meeting the Apes, he says there are around 80. When they show up at the human compound, there are a "hell of a lot more than 80."

4. Apes Don't Rule (Yet)

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[Aiming his shotgun at Blue Eyes] I don't take orders from monkeys!

Carver
Someone might want to check himself before he, well, you know the rest.

5. Simian Flu is Misnomer

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Ellie: It was a virus created by scientists in a lab. You can't honestly blame the apes?
Carver: Who the hell else am I going to blame? It was a simian flu. They already killed off half the planet.

We all know the Simian Flu should not be called the Simian Flu.

6. Jason Clarke Needs to Speak to Caesar

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I need to speak to Caesar!

Malcolm
Hey, if you need something done, why not go right to the man (or ape) in charge?

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Quotes

Apes do not want war!

Caesar

[addressing a crowd] We've been through hell together! We spent four years, FOUR YEARS fighting that virus, and then another four fighting each other! It was chaos!... But you all know what we're up against! And I want you to know, it's not just about power! It's about giving us the hope to rebuild, to reclaim the world we lost!

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