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Planet of the apes / 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Rod Serling ; produced by Arthur P. Jacobs ; directed by Franklin J. Schaffner.

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  • 16 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch DVD.c PLANET OF THE APES (Text) 78294000255289 DVD Available -
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 1968 motion picture.
Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle.
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."
Creation/Production Credits Note:
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.
Participant or Performer Note:
Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison.
Summary, etc.:
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 Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English, French), mono (Spanish); anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; THX digitally mastered.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English with optional soundtracks in French and Spanish and optional subtitlesin English and Spanish; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1968: Honorary Award (To John Chambers for his Outstanding Makeup Achievement).
Subject: Astronauts > Drama.
Interplanetary voyages > Drama.
Life on other planets > Drama.
Astronautas > Teatro.
Viajes interplanetarios > Teatro.
Vida en otros planetas > Teatro.
Genre: Dystopian films.
Science fiction films.
Fantasy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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