prowl123 wrote:The 'damn dirty ape' scene was actually a nod to the 2001 version, where one ape said to the main character 'Get your hands off me you damn dirty human!'
Not a nod to the 2001 version. A nod to the original with Charlton Heston. He spoke these exact words: "Take your stinking paws off me, you damn dirty ape!"
All other movies after it were influenced by the first film. Nothing homages remakes, sequels or reboots, just the original.