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  • Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006.
  • Year Published: 2006
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. +
  • Language: English
  • Format: DVD

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  • 0024543229742

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Planet of the apes 1968

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Call number: DVD Science-Fiction Planet

Available Copies: Downtown 1st Floor

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Videodisc release of the 1968 motion picture.

Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle.

Special features: feature commentary by Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Natalie Trundy, and makeup artist John Chambers; feature commentary by composer Jerry Goldsmith; feature text commentary by Eric Greene, author of "Planet of the apes as American myth."

Publisher's no.: 2232974.

Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison.

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny.

DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English, French), mono (Spanish); anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); THX digitally mastered.

Contents: Planète des singes.

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pota 1968

the original is the best! planet of the apes is a film that stands the test of time.


I just saw this at the Michigan. It has stood up to the test of time. It's everything a movie should be!


This is the classic movie about an astronaut that crashes to a planet of intelligent, english speaking humanoid apes. Its one of the classic science fiction movies of all time.

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