Apocalypse Now (1979)

  • Drama, Mystery, War
  • 2h 27m
Release Date: April/1979

Francis Ford Coppola directed, produced, and co-wrote this masterful Vietnam War-updating of Joseph Conrad’s “Heart of Darkness.” The film chronicles the harrowing journey of Army officer Captain Benjamin Willard (Martin Sheen), sent on a dangerous mission to Cambodia to terminate renegade Special Forces colonel Walter Kurtz (Marlon Brando), who now commands a legion of native troops from his jungle fortress. Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest, and Dennis Hopper also star in this Academy Award-winning war drama.

Language(s)

English, French, Vietnamese