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Apocalypse Now

15th August 1979
2h 27m
Francis Ford Coppola

Apocalypse Now is a 1979 War Drama film released on 15th August; Francis Ford Coppola directed the film which stars Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, and Robert Duvall. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $118,500,000 on its budget.

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A U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 12:25pm.

Cast (25)

Marlon Brando's profile Marlon Brando
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Robert Duvall's profile Robert Duvall
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Bafta Win
Laurence Fishburne's profile Laurence Fishburne
Age at Filming ≈ 17
Dennis Hopper's profile Dennis Hopper
Age at Filming ≈ 42
R. Lee Ermey's profile R. Lee Ermey
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Harrison Ford's profile Harrison Ford
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Colleen Camp's profile Colleen Camp
Age at Filming ≈ 25
Scott Glenn's profile Scott Glenn
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Frederic Forrest's profile Frederic Forrest
Age at Filming ≈ 42
G.D. Spradlin's profile G.D. Spradlin
Age at Filming ≈ 58
James Keane's profile James Keane
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Albert Hall's profile Albert Hall
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Sam Bottoms's profile Sam Bottoms
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Damien Leake's profile Damien Leake
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Tom Mason's profile Tom Mason
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Kerry Rossall's profile Kerry Rossall
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Jack Thibeau's profile Jack Thibeau
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Paul Lambert's profile Paul Lambert
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Bill Graham
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Larry J. Franco's profile Larry J. Franco
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Gian-Carlo Coppola's profile Gian-Carlo Coppola
Age at Filming ≈ 15
Jerry Ziesmer
Age at Filming ≈ 39

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Production Companies

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Apocalypse Now Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

8% 13-19
24% 20-29
28% 30-39
20% 40-49
12% 50-59
8% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

4% Female
96% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Apocalypse Now FAQ

When was Apocalypse Now released?

Apocalypse Now was released on Wednesday August 15th, 1979.

Who plays the lead role(s) in Apocalypse Now?

The lead role is played by Martin Sheen in the role of Cpt. Benjamin L. Willard.

How much did Apocalypse Now cost to make?

The budget was $31,500,000.

How much money did Apocalypse Now make?

The worldwide revenue was $150,000,000.

Is Apocalypse Now on Netflix?

No, Apocalypse Now is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Apocalypse Now on Amazon Prime?

No, Apocalypse Now is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Apocalypse Now on Disney Plus?

No, Apocalypse Now is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States