VCat:

Navigation Aids

VCat: Video Catalog
Search Collection
 

Main Content

Apocalypse now (1979)
Record View:    select brief viewBrief     detailed view selectedDetailed     select staff viewStaff
Call no.:
DVD 009 074
Title:
Apocalypse now
Originally produced:
1979
Format:
DVD
Summary:
A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War.
Credits:
Paramount Pictures ; an Omni Zoetrope production ; directed and produced by Francis Coppola ; written by John Milius and Francis Coppola.
Publication:
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [1999].
Languages:
In English with optional soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English.
Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 153 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Omni Zoetrope Studios
Director(s):
Coppola, Francis Ford
Screenwriter(s):
Coppola, Francis Ford
Milius, John
Producer(s):
Coppola, Francis Ford
Cast:
Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest, Albert Hall, Sam Bottoms, Larry Fishburne, Dennis Hopper.
Production:
Director of photography, Vittorio Storaro; production design, Dean Tavoularis; editor, Richard Marks; narration, Michael Herr; music, Carmine Coppola, Francis Coppola.
Notes:
Inspired by the story: Heart of Darkness / by Joseph Conrad.
Originally released as motion picture in 1979.
Special features: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailer ; excerpts from the original theatrical program ; destruction of the Kurtz compound with commentary by Francis Ford Coppola.
Subjects:
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 Film adaptations.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
See in Franklin

Item Status:

Find Related Items:

Location: Rosengarten Reserve Desk - Van Pelt
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 1970s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Apocalypse now
Director: Coppola, Francis Ford
Actor: Bottoms, Sam
Actor: Brando, Marlon
Actor: Duvall, Robert
Actor: Fishburne, Larry
Production studio: Omni Zoetrope Studios
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No