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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Marlon Brando
Robert Duvall
Martin Sheen
Frederic Forrest
Sam Bottoms
Larry Fishburne
Dennis Hopper
Directors
Francis Ford Coppola
Screenwriters
John Milius
Francis Ford Coppola
Running Time
153 minutes

Apocalypse Now
Restored and remastered. Still bad news for water buffalo


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Apocalypse Now

Plot
Captain Benjamin L. Willard (Martin Sheen) is sent to Vietnam to track down and retrieve a US army commander who has gone AWOL and set up a commune and army of his own deep in the Cambodian jungle.


Verdict
This disturbing vision of the harrowing effects of war and violence continues to shock and haunt audiences.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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