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Planet of the apes

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  • 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.


  • 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."
  • 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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