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Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes

Franklin J Schaffner

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A spaceship crash-lands on a mysterious planet where humans are mute creatures who find themselves at the mercy of intelligent apes. The world's simian rulers are horrified when one of the crew reveals he can speak and plan to have him killed, but two chimpanzee scientists intervene, determined to learn from the new arrival. Sci-fi drama, starring Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter and Maurice Evans.

Cast & Crew

George Taylor Charlton Heston
Cornelius Roddy McDowall
Zira Kim Hunter
Dr Zaius Maurice Evans
President of the Assembly James Whitmore
Dr Honorious James Daly
Nova Linda Harrison
Landon Robert Gunner
Director Franklin J Schaffner
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