Planet of the apes


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Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006.
Widescreen edition


General Note
Videodisc release of the 1968 motion picture.
General Note
Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle.
General Note
Special features: feature commentary by Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Natalie Trundy, and makeup artist John Chambers; feature commentary by composer Jerry Goldsmith; feature text commentary by Eric Greene, author of "Planet of the apes as American myth."
General Note
Publisher's no.: 2232974.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; editor, Hugh S. Fowler ; music, Jerry Goldsmith ; art direction, William Creber, Jack Martin Smith ; set decoration, Norman Rockett, Walter M. Scott ; costume designer, Morton Haack ; creative makeup designer, John Chambers.
Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison.
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.
Target Audience
Rated G.
System Details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); THX digitally mastered.
Dialogue in English with optional soundtracks in French and Spanish and optional subtitles in English (for the hearing impaired) and Spanish; closed-captioned.
Academy Awards, 1968: Honorary Award (To John Chambers for his Outstanding Makeup Achievement).


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Wilson, M., Serling, R., Jacobs, A. P., Schaffner, F. J., Heston, C., McDowall, R., Hunter, K., Evans, M., Whitmore, J., Daly, J., Harrison, L., Goldsmith, J., Shamroy, L., & Boulle, P. (2006). Planet of the apes (Widescreen edition). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael Wilson et al.. 2006. Planet of the Apes. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael Wilson et al.. Planet of the Apes 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Wilson, Michael, et al. Planet of the Apes Widescreen edition, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

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