Overview

An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.

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  1. Rod Serling

    Author

  2. Michael Wilson

    Author

  3. Franklin J. Schaffner

    Director

  4. Pierre Boulle

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Charlton Heston

    Charlton Heston

    George Taylor

  2. Roddy McDowall

    Roddy McDowall

    Cornelius

  3. Kim Hunter

    Kim Hunter

    Zira

  4. Maurice Evans

    Maurice Evans

    Dr. Zaius

  5. James Daly

    James Daly

    Dr. Honorious

  6. Linda Harrison

    Linda Harrison

    Nova

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $5,800,000.00

Revenue $33,395,426.00

Homepage http://www.foxmovies.com/movies/planet-of-the-apes

Release Information

  • February 7, 1968
    G, Theatrical

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