Linda Harrison

Linda is best remembered portraying Nova along side co-star Charlton Heston in Planet of the Apes and Beneath the Planet of the Apes. She would go on to appear in many films and then make a cameo in 2001's Planet of the Apes film directed by Tim Burton. She would retire from acting for family reasons until returning to co-star in 2018's Midnight Massacre which is a modern day version of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar directed by Travis Bowen. Linda is considered Hollywood royalty as her family created 20th Century Fox.

Airport 1975 (1974)

"Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the nerve chilling sequel to the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Smight
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Karen Black  •  George Kennedy  •  Gloria Swanson

Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)

During a rescue mission to locate missing astronaut George Taylor, John Brent crash lands on the Planet of the Apes. Brent, along with Taylor's companion, Nova, find he has disappeared into an underground city known as the Forbidden Zone and attempt to track him down.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ted Post
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Linda Harrison  •  James Franciscus  •  Kim Hunter

Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)

The world is shocked by the appearance of three talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race. The third in the original Planet of the Apes series.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Don Taylor
CAST:  Roddy McDowall  •  Kim Hunter  •  Bradford Dillman  •  Natalie Trundy

Planet of the Apes (1968)

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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 ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Franklin J. Schaffner
CAST:  Charlton Heston  •  Roddy McDowall  •  Kim Hunter  •  James Daly

Planet of the Apes (2001)

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After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Tim Roth  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

Cocoon (1985)

When a group of trespassing seniors swim in a pool containing alien cocoons, they find themselves energized with youthful vigor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Steve Guttenberg  •  Tahnee Welch  •  Brian Dennehy  •  Don Ameche

The Fat Spy (1966)

A mostly-deserted island, which is believed to be the home to the fountain of youth, is off the coast of Florida. The island gets some visitors in the form of a teenage boy band, "the Wild Ones", and their gang of swimsuit-clad young people, who head there in a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Cates
CAST:  Jayne Mansfield  •  Phyllis Diller  •  Brian Donlevy  •  Harriet Nelson

Behind the Planet of the Apes (1998)

This documentary was shown as part of the American Movie Classics (AMC) cable TV channel's celebration of the 30th anniversary of the release of Planet of the Apes (1968). We learn how the original French novel was transformed into the first film.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Burns  •  David Comtois
CAST:  Roddy McDowall  •  Charlton Heston  •  Richard D. Zanuck  •  John Chambers

Wild Bill (1995)

Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock. The early career of legendary lawman is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Ellen Barkin  •  John Hurt  •  Diane Lane

Way... Way Out (1966)

A platonically wed American couple run a lunar weather station near an unwed Soviet couple.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gordon Douglas
CAST:  Jerry Lewis  •  Connie Stevens  •  Robert Morley  •  Dennis Weaver

A Guide for the Married Man (1967)

A man gives his friend a series of lessons on how to cheat on one's wife without being caught.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gene Kelly
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Inger Stevens  •  Robert Morse  •  Sue Ane Langdon

Wonder Woman: Who's Afraid of Diana Prince? (1967)

The first attempt to translate Wonder Woman to the small screen in 1967. Diana lives with her mother close to a United States Air Force base. Much of the film consists of her mother berating Diana about not having a boyfriend. When her mother leaves the room, Diana ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie H. Martinson
CAST:  Ellie Wood Walker  •  Maudie Prickett  •  Linda Harrison