Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 79%
TMDB Rating 7.6
IMDB Rating 8
RottenTomatoes Rating 88%

Financials

Revenue: $32,589,624

Budget: $5,800,000

Profit: + $26,789,624


Movie Details

Tag Line: Somewhere in the Universe, there must be something better than man!

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Feb 7, 1968

Rating: G

Run Time: 1h 52m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: 20th Century Fox , APJAC Productions


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Synopsis

Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes 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.


Main Cast

Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston

George Taylor

Age : 84 | Popularity : 48%

Roddy McDowall

Roddy McDowall

Cornelius

Age : 70 | Popularity : 29%

Kim Hunter

Kim Hunter

Zira

Age : 79 | Popularity : 9%

Maurice Evans

Maurice Evans

Dr. Zaius

Age : 87 | Popularity : 4%

James Whitmore

James Whitmore

President of the Assembly

Age : 87 | Popularity : 19%

James Daly

James Daly

Dr. Honorious

Age : 59 | Popularity : 10%

Linda Harrison

Linda Harrison

Nova

Age : 77 | Popularity : 7%

Robert Gunner

Robert Gunner

Landon

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Camera Camera Operator
Irving Rosenberg
Irving Rosenberg
Director of Photography
Leon Shamroy
Leon Shamroy
Sound Original Music Composer
Jerry Goldsmith
Jerry Goldsmith
Sound
David Dockendorf
David Dockendorf
Herman Lewis
Herman Lewis
Directing Assistant Director
Robert Doudell
Robert Doudell
William Kissell
William Kissell
Director
Franklin J. Schaffner
Franklin J. Schaffner
Script Supervisor
Rose Steinberg
Rose Steinberg
Art Art Direction
William J. Creber
William J. Creber
Jack Martin Smith
Jack Martin Smith
Set Decoration
Walter M. Scott
Walter M. Scott
Norman Rockett
Norman Rockett
Editing Editor
Hugh S. Fowler
Hugh S. Fowler
Writing Novel
Pierre Boulle
Pierre Boulle
Screenplay
Michael Wilson
Michael Wilson
Rod Serling
Rod Serling
Production Producer
Arthur P. Jacobs
Arthur P. Jacobs
Casting
Joe Scully
Joe Scully
Associate Producer
Mort Abrahams
Mort Abrahams
Unit Production Manager
William Eckhardt
William Eckhardt
Visual Effects Visual Effects
L.B. Abbott
L.B. Abbott
Art Cruickshank
Art Cruickshank
Emil Kosa Jr.
Emil Kosa Jr.
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Ben Nye
Ben Nye
Hair Department Head
Margaret Donovan
Margaret Donovan
Makeup Designer
John Chambers
John Chambers
Assistant Costume Designer
Robert Fuca
Robert Fuca
Costume Design
Morton Haack
Morton Haack
Hairstylist
Eve Newing
Eve Newing
Crew Driver
Chris Haynes
Chris Haynes
Steve Bonner
Steve Bonner
Stunts
Kim Kahana
Kim Kahana
Frank Orsatti
Frank Orsatti
Lightning Bear
Lightning Bear
Tap Canutt
Tap Canutt
Stunt Coordinator
Joe Canutt
Joe Canutt
Special Effects
Johnny Borgese
Johnny Borgese
Other
Chema Hernández
Chema Hernández
Lighting Gaffer
Fred Hall
Fred Hall
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