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Planet of the Apes (1968)

G 1968-02-07 (US) Science FictionAdventureDramaAction 1h 52m
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Somewhere in the Universe, there must be something better than man!


Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes 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.

  1. Franklin J. Schaffner


  2. Pierre Boulle


  3. Michael Wilson


  4. Rod Serling


Top Billed Cast

  1. Charlton Heston

    Charlton Heston

    George Taylor

  2. Roddy McDowall

    Roddy McDowall


  3. Kim Hunter

    Kim Hunter


  4. Maurice Evans

    Maurice Evans

    Dr. Zaius

  5. James Whitmore

    James Whitmore

    President of the Assembly

  6. James Daly

    James Daly

    Dr. Honorious

  7. Linda Harrison

    Linda Harrison


  8. Robert Gunner

    Robert Gunner


  9. Lou Wagner

    Lou Wagner


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Planet of the Apes
Planet of the Apes

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $5,800,000.00

Revenue $32,589,624.00


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