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Planet of the Apes (1968)  link to Planet of the Apes on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1044

poster Planet of the Apes

IMDb Rating:
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8.0/10 (156859 votes)

Country: USA, 112 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Sci-Fi, Adventure

Director(s): Franklin J. Schaffner

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
Taylor and two other astronauts come out of deep hibernation to find that their ship has crashed. Escaping with little more than clothes they find that they have landed on a planet where men are pre-lingual and uncivilized while apes have learned speech and technology. Taylor is captured and taken to the city of the apes after damaging his throat so that he is silent and cannot communicate with the apes.

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Cast:

photo Charlton Heston Charlton Heston George Taylor
photo Roddy McDowall Roddy McDowall Cornelius
photo Kim Hunter Kim Hunter Zira
photo Maurice Evans Maurice Evans Dr. Zaius
photo James Whitmore James Whitmore President of the Assembly

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1