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Planet Of The Apes (2006, original release: 1968)


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Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2006] ©2006
Edition:  Widescreen version
Description:  1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968

Also issued as part of the box set: Planet of the apes the legacy collection

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

Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison, Robert Gunner, Lou Wagner, Woodrow Parfrey, Jeff Burton, Buck Kartalian, Norman Burton, Wright King, Paul Lambert

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

MPAA rating: G.; CHV rating: PG

DVD, region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, DTS, mono, Dolby surround

Dialogue in English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish with optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Schaffner, Franklin J., director
Jacobs, Arthur P., producer
Wilson, Michael, 1914-1978, author of screenplay
Serling, Rod, 1924-1975, author of screenplay
Shamroy, Leon, 1901-1974, director of photography
Fowler, Hugh S., 1912-1975, film editor
Goldsmith, Jerry, composer
Morton, Arthur, 1908-2000, arranger of music
Smith, Jack Martin, artistic director
Creber, William, artistic director
Scott, Walter M., set designer
Rockett, Norman, 1911-1996, set designer
Haack, Morton, costume designer
Heston, Charlton, actor
McDowall, Roddy, actor
Hunter, Kim, 1922-2002, actor
Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989, actor
Whitmore, James, 1921-2009, actor
Daly, James, 1918-1978, actor
Harrison, Linda, 1945- actor
Gunner, Robert, actor
Wagner, Lou, 1948- actor
Parfrey, Woodrow, 1922-1984, actor
Burton, Jeff, 1924-1988, actor
Kartalian, Buck, 1922- actor
Burton, Norman, 1923-2003, actor
King, Wright, actor
Lambert, Paul, 1922-1997, actor
Boulle, Pierre, 1912-1994.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.

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