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Apocalypse Now

R| 2 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
In Vietnam in 1970, Captain Willard (Martin Sheen) takes a perilous and increasingly hallucinatory journey upriver to find and terminate Colonel Kurtz (Marlon Brando), a once-promising officer who has reportedly gone completely mad. In the company of a Navy patrol boat filled with street-smart kids, a surfing-obsessed Air Cavalry officer (Robert Duvall), and a crazed freelance photographer (Dennis Hopper), Willard travels further and further into the heart of darkness.

Cast: Marlon Brando , Martin Sheen , Robert Duvall , Frederic Forrest , Albert Hall , Sam Bottoms , Larry Fishburne , Dennis Hopper

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Genres: War, Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films, United Artists, Paramount Pictures

Apocalypse Now (1979)

Release Date: August 15th, 1979|2 hr. 33 min.

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