Watch: A Brief History of the Planet of the Apes Franchise

With War for the Planet of the Apes set to open and tell the next chapter the Planet of the Apes story, Distractotron has compiled this video of the complete Apes mythos to date.

Check out this comprehensive history of the Planet of the Apes franchise -  nearly 50 years' worth of serious monkey business including games, comics, cartoons, tv series, movies and more. 

War for the Planet of the Apes premires July 14.