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Apocalypse Now

Drama
War
star 8.2
| 4360 Votes
date_range 1979-08-15 access_time 153 min

Plot

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter Kurtz, who has been leading his personal army on illegal guerrilla missions into enemy territory.

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Cast

Colonel Walter E. Kurtz
Marlon Brando
Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore
Robert Duvall
Captain Benjamin L. Willard
Martin Sheen
Jay 'Chef' Hicks
Frederic Forrest
Chief Phillips
Albert Hall
Lance B. Johnson
Sam Bottoms
Tyrone 'Clean' Miller
Laurence Fishburne
Photojournalist
Dennis Hopper
General Corman
G. D. Spradlin
Colonel Lucas
Harrison Ford
Jerry, Civilian
Jerry Ziesmer
Lieutenant Richard M. Colby
Scott Glenn
Kilgore's Gunner
James Keane
Mike from San Diego
Kerry Rossall
Supply Sergeant
Tom Mason
Playmate of the Year
Cynthia Wood
Miss May
Colleen Camp
Playmate
Linda Carpenter
Soldier in Trench
Jack Thibeau
Lieutenant Carlsen
Glenn Walken
Machine Gunner
Damien Leake
AFRS Announcer
Marc Coppola
Agent
Bill Graham
Johnny from Malibu / Mike from San Diego
Jerry Ross
Soldier with Colby (uncredited)
Charles Robinson
Soldier (uncredited)
Nick Nicholson
Soldier (uncredited)
Don Gordon Bell
Soldier (uncredited)
Evan A. Lottman
Eagle Thrust Seven Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)
R. Lee Ermey
Extra (uncredited)
Jim Gaines
Extra (uncredited)
Charlie Sheen
TV Photographer (uncredited)
Vittorio Storaro
Director of TV Crew (uncredited)
Francis Ford Coppola
Bit Part (uncredited)
Henry Strzalkowski
Helicopter Skid Marine (uncredited)
Lonnie Woodley
Roxanne Sarrault
Aurore Clément

Facts

Release date
1979-08-15
Status
Released
Runtime
2 Hours 33 Minutes
Budget
$31.500.000
Revenue
$150.000.000
Director
Francis Ford Coppola
Writer
Francis Ford Coppola
Writer
John Milius
Writer
Michael Herr
Production companies
United Artists, American Zoetrope
Genres
DramaWar
Homepage
http://www.apocalypsenow.com

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