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3.8
2,411 Ratings

Planet of the Apes

Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner
United States, 1968
Sci-Fi, Adventure

Synopsis

A small group of astronauts come wake up to find that their ship has crash-landed on a planet where humans are prelingual and uncivilized and apes have the supreme qualities of speech and use technology.

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Planet of the Apes Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | 2 nominations including: Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (not a Musical)

1969 | Winner: Honorary Award

National Board of Review

1969 | Winner: Top Ten Films

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