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.

  1. Michael Wilson

    Author

  2. Franklin J. Schaffner

    Director

  3. Rod Serling

    Author

  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

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Planet of the Apes
Planet of the Apes

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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 7, 1968
    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 52m

Budget $5,800,000.00

Revenue $33,395,426.00

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