Apocalypse now

Apocalypse now (Motion picture).

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Summary

  • A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War.

Notes

  • These discs require a Blu-ray player and HD TV to view. Some bonus material may play on a standard player.
  • "Includes Apocalypse now, Apocalypse now redux, Hearts of darkness."
  • Inspired by the story: Heart of darkness / by Joseph Conrad.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979; Redux version originally released in 2001.
  • Blu-ray; Regions A, B, C ; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio ; (Hearts of Darkness in 2.0 DTS-HD Master audio) ; enhanced for 16x9 TVs ; (Hearts of darkness in full screen) ; Hearts of Darkness in fullscreen).
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (English).
  • In English, with optional English, Spanish, and French subtitles.

Contents

  • [Disc 1.] Apocalypse now ; Apocalypse now redux (Both with optional audio commentary with director Francis Ford Coppola) -- [Disc 2.] Special features. A conversation with Martin Sheen ; An interview with John Milius ; "Monkey sampan" deleted scene ; Additional scenes ; Destruction of the Kurtz compound ; "Heart of darkness" reading by Orson Welles ; "The hollow men" ; The birth of 5.1 sound ; Ghost helicopter flyover ; A million feet of film : the editing of Apocalypse now ; The music of Apocalypse now ; The synthesizer soundtrack ; Heard any good movies lately? The sound design of Apocalypse now ; The final mix ; Apocalypse then and now ; 2001 Cannes Film Festival : Francis Ford Coppola ; PBR Streetgang ; The color palette of Apocalypse now -- [Disc 3.] Hearts of darkness : a filmmaker's apocalypse / Showtime presentation ; written and directed by Fax Bahr, with George Hickenlooper ; produced by George Zaloom and Les Mayfield ; documentary footage directed by Eleanor Coppola ; Zaloom Mayfield Productions ; in association with Zoetrope Studios ; edited by Michael Greer and Jay Miracle ; music, Todd Boekelheide ; Additional special features. John Milius script selections with notes by Francis Ford Coppola ; Storyboard gallery ; Photo archive ; Marketing archive
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