'Extra' Raw! At the 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' Premiere

"Extra's" Renee Bargh rubbed elbows with the stars of "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" on Thursday, including James Franco, Freida Pinto, Tom Felton and John Lithgow.

A prequel of sorts to the popular franchise, the film centers on a scientist (Franco) whose experiments to find a cure for Alzheimer's causes his chimpanzee test subject, Caesar, to become super-intelligent, which eventually leads to a simian revolt.

Find out what the stars have to say about the film's message!

Watch the trailer!