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Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes(1968)

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Brief Synopsis

An astronaut crew crash lands on a planet in the distant future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species.

Cast & Crew

Charlton Heston George Taylor
Roddy McDowall Cornelius
Maurice Evans Dr. Zaius
James Whitmore President of the Assembly
James Daly Honorious

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info:  New York opening: 8 Feb 1968; Los Angeles opening: 27 Mar 1968
Release Date:  1968 Production Date:  [Panavision]
An Arthur P. Jacobs Production
AFI library VHS
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century--Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Apjac Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  112 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Bananas!

    Jay Nunnally Allen 2020-02-13

    The race baiting "Planet of the Apes" is a monkey trial for the audience. It's obvious and simply doesn't hold up. They should remake... MORE>

  • Boulle's Book

    Majic 2020-02-01

    I really like this film, however, the book written by Boulle was even better in my opinion. I read the book before I saw the movie, and I was on the edge... MORE>

  • "His emotions must rule his brain"

    Jeff Boston 2020-01-04

    Dr. Zaius explaining mankind's descent. "The more ancient culture is the more advanced" - Cornelius explaining, essentially, why there are... MORE>