Planet of the Apes

Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner
1968    1h 52m    G
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Taylor and two other astronauts come out of deep hibernation to find that their ship has crashed. Escaping with little more than clothes they find that they have landed on a planet where men are pre-lingual and uncivilized while apes have learned speech and technology. Taylor is captured and taken to the city of the apes after damaging his throat so that he is silent and cannot communicate with the apes.
Cast of Planet of the Apes
  • Charlton HestonGeorge Taylor
  • Roddy McDowallCornelius
  • Kim HunterZira
  • Maurice EvansDr. Zaius
  • James WhitmorePresident of the Assembly
  • James DalyDr. Honorious
  • Linda HarrisonNova
  • Robert GunnerLandon
  • Lou WagnerLucius
  • Woodrow ParfreyDr. Maximus
  • Jeff BurtonDodge
  • Buck KartalianJulius
  • Norman BurtonHunt Leader
  • Wright KingDr. Galen
  • Paul LambertMinister
  • Martin AbrahamsHuman in Cage (uncredited)
  • Army ArcherdGorilla (uncredited)
  • James BaconApe (uncredited)
  • Erlynn Mary BotelhoGorilla (uncredited)
  • Priscilla BoydHuman #1 (uncredited)
  • Eldon BurkeGorilla (uncredited)
  • David ChowChimpanzee (uncredited)
  • Billy CurtisChild Ape (uncredited)
  • Frank DelfinoChild Ape (uncredited)
  • Buddy DouglasChild Ape (uncredited)
  • Chuck FisherGorilla (uncredited)
  • William Graeff Jr.Gorilla (uncredited)
  • Lars HensenGorilla (uncredited)
  • Irvin 'Zabo' KoszewskiGorilla (uncredited)
  • Norma Jean KronChimpanzee (uncredited)
  • Robert LombardoGorilla Photographer (uncredited)
  • Jerry MarenChild Ape (uncredited)
  • Cass MartinChimpanzee (uncredited)
  • Stephan MerjanianGorilla (uncredited)
  • Harry MontyChild Ape (uncredited)
  • John QuijadaGorilla (uncredited)
  • Smokey RoberdsChimpanzee (uncredited)
  • Dave RodgersGorilla (uncredited)
  • Jane RossHuman (uncredited)
  • George SasakiChimpanzee (uncredited)
  • Felix SillaChild Gorilla (uncredited)
  • Emory SouzaChild Ape (uncredited)
  • Dianne StanleyAstronaut Stewart (uncredited)
  • Joe TornatoreGorilla (uncredited)
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