WATCH: Woody Harrelson Prepares for Battle in the First Trailer for ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’

The ape colony prepares for battle against the humans in the first trailer for War for the Planet of the Apesthe third and final installment of the Planet of the Apes franchise.

The film’s trailer shows the Colonel of the humans (Woody Harrelson) as he assembles his troop for war against the ape colony, led by Caesar (Andy Serkis).

“I offered you peace. I showed you mercy. But now you’re here to finish us off for good,” says Caesar over cold, sweeping images of gunfire in the forest.

“The irony is, we created you, and nature has been punishing us ever since,” says the Colonel. “This is our last stand. And if we lose, it will be a planet of apes.”

Directed by Matt ReevesThe War for the Planet of the Apes also stars Steve Zahn, Karin Konoval, Amiah Miller and Terry Notary. It will be released into theaters on July 14, 2017. Watch the stunning trailer at the top of the page.