War epic. In 1970, Captain Willard is given a secret mission by the top brass to travel into Cambodia to 'terminate' a decorated American colonel who has gone rogue and is presumed insane.
In 1970, Captain Willard on R&R in Saigon is given a secret mission by the top brass to travel the perilous river route through war-torn South Vietnam into neighbouring Cambodia to 'terminate' a decorated American colonel who has gone rogue and is presumed insane.
Regularly voted one of the greatest films ever made, Apocalypse Now is based on Joseph Conrad's literary classic The Heart of Darkness.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
The End (From Apocalypse Now)
|Colonel Kurtz||Marlon Brando|
|Photo Journalist||Dennis Hopper|
|Lt Colonel Kilgore||Robert Duvall|
|Director||Francis Ford Coppola|
|Captain Willard||Martin Sheen|
|Producer||Francis Ford Coppola|