Overview

The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race.

  1. Pierre Boulle

    Characters

  2. Paul Dehn

    Screenplay

  3. Don Taylor

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Roddy McDowall

    Roddy McDowall

    Cornelius

  2. Kim Hunter

    Kim Hunter

    Dr. Zira

  3. Bradford Dillman

    Bradford Dillman

    Dr. Lewis Dixon

  4. Natalie Trundy

    Natalie Trundy

    Dr. Stephanie 'Stevie' Branton

  5. Eric Braeden

    Eric Braeden

    Dr. Otto Hasslein

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Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Escape from the Planet of the Apes

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 20, 1971
    G
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

Budget $2,500,000.00

Revenue $12,348,905.00

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