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Planet of the Apes

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MPAA Rating: G
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction
Director: Franklin J. Schaffner

Complex sociological themes run through this science-fiction classic about three astronauts marooned on a futuristic planet where apes rule and humans are slaves. The stunned trio discovers that these highly intellectual simians can both walk upright and talk. They have even established a class system and a political structure. The astronauts suddenly find themselves part of a devalued species, trapped and imprisoned by the apes.

Cast :

  • Charlton Heston
  • Col. George Taylor
  • Roddy McDowall
  • Dr. Cornelius
  • Kim Hunter
  • Dr. Zira
  • Maurice Evans
  • Dr. Zaius
  • James Whitmore
  • President of the Assembly
  • James Daly
  • Dr. Honorious
  • Linda Harrison
  • Nova
  • Robert Gunner
  • Landon
Producers :
Arthur P. Jacobs
Writers :

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