Planet of the Apes (1968)

An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 90% / Audience 87%

Rated G,  1 hr 52 mins

GENRES
Action • Adventure • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION
Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST
Charlton Heston  •  Roddy McDowall  •  Kim Hunter  •  James Daly

Movies with similar feelings


More from the same Director or Cast


CAST & CHARACTERS
Charlton Heston George Taylor
Roddy McDowall Cornelius
Kim Hunter Zira
James Daly Dr. Honorious
Linda Harrison Nova
Robert Gunner Landon
Lou Wagner Lucius
Woodrow Parfrey Dr. Maximus
Jeff Burton Dodge
Maurice Evans Dr. Zaius
James Whitmore President of the Assembly
Buck Kartalian Julius