Planet of the Apes (1968)

Planet of the Apes
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 52mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Keywords Planet of the Apes (original)
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Charlton Heston Actor George Taylor 1 1000001
Roddy McDowall Actor Cornelius 1 1000002
Kim Hunter Actor Zira 1 1000003
Maurice Evans Actor Dr Zaius 1 1000004
James Whitmore Actor President of the Assembly 1 1000005
James Daly Actor Honorius 1 1000006
Linda Harrison Actor Nova 1 1000007
Robert Gunner Actor Landon 1 1000008
Lou Wagner Actor Lucius 1 1000009
Woodrow Parfrey Actor Maximus 1 1000010
Jeff Burton Actor Dodge 1 1000011
Buck Kartalian Actor Julius 1 1000012
Norman Burton Actor Hunt Leader 1 1000013
Wright King Actor Dr Galen 1 1000014
Paul Lambert Actor Minister 1 1000015
Dianne Messina Stanley Actor Female Astronaut 1 1000016
Franklin Schaffner Director n/a 2 2000001
Arthur Jacobs Producer n/a 3 3000001
Mort Abrahams Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Michael Wilson Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Rod Serling Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Pierre Boulle Source Material (from novel) ("Monkey Planet") 120793 4000003
William Eckhardt Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
William Kissel Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Leon Shamroy Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Hugh Fowler Editor n/a 172 7000001
Jerry Goldsmith Music n/a 120781 8000001
Arthur Morton Original Music music orchestration 120838 8000002
William Creber Production Designer production design 164 9000001
Walter Scott Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Norman Rockett Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
Jack Smith Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Morton Haack Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
John Chambers Makeup special makeup design 353 13000002
Ben Nye Makeup n/a 353 13000003
Daniel Striepeke Makeup n/a 353 13000004
Herman Lewis Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Herman Dockendorf Sound n/a 120816 14000002
L Abbott Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Art Cruickshank Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Emil Kosa Special Effects n/a 168 23000003
Synopsis
Three astronauts land on a mysterious planet which is ruled by intelligent apes and are taken prisoner. Soon, they find out they have travelled in a time warp to the Earth, but in its far future.