Planet of the Apes

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Planet of the Apes
director:
Franklin Schaffner
cast:
Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowell

A space shuttle’s crew, led by Charlton Heston, stumbles upon a society of advanced apes after crash landing. A science fiction classic that juxtaposes Darwin, King Kong and Star Trek. Upstate native Rod Serling shares a writing credit. “The totality of the film works very well...The suspense, and suspension of belief engendered is one of the film's biggest assets.” (Variety)

format
35mm 'Scope color
runtime
1 hour 52 minutes
release year/country
1968 USA