Chimps attend screening of 'Planet of the Apes' in Myrtle Beach

July 15, 2014 

Box Office

This photo released by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation shows Andy Serkis as Caesar in a scene from the film, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."

TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION — AP Photo

Art and life collided this weekend in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, when two real-life chimps sat alongside their human counterparts in a local movie theater to watch a movie all about apes.

Vali and Sugrive, both two-years-old, caught a screening of “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the 3-D sequel to the 2011 blockbuster "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," in which genetically evolved apes try to co-exist with the humans who survived the Simian Flu.

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