Planet of the Apes (1968)
Charlton Heston and Roddy McDowall star in this legendary science fiction masterpiece. Astronaut Taylor (Heston) 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 (McDowall).
Release Date: February 8, 1968
Directed ByFranklin J. Schaffner
Written ByMichael Wilson, Rod Serling
Produced ByArthur P. Jacobs
CastBuck Kartalian, Charlton Heston, James Daly, James Whitmore, Jeff Burton, Kim Hunter, Linda Harrison, Lou Wagner, Maurice Evans, Norman Burton, Paul Lambert, Robert Gunner, Roddy McDowall, Woodrow Parfrey, Wright King