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At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter Kurtz, who has been leading his personal army on illegal guerril
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 1979-08-15
Runtime 147 minutes
Michael.Dix shared a tip "Heart of Darkness is seminal but Apocalypse Now blew my tender young mind"
anita_skop shared a tip "An iconic film that features an amazing performance by Marlon Brandon!"
alan_sherin shared a tip "A trip like no other. A cinematic masterpiece."
carmen_sabria shared a tip "100%"
joey_levy shared a tip "Redux version is super long. Just stick with the original version #war"
joy_bells shared a tip "This movie is as intriguing as it is dark. A must see for war movie lovers."
creative_perez shared a tip "One of my all time favorites!"
ferd_herring shared a tip "One of the best war movies of all time. Dark and very intense."
jonathanosborn shared a tip "I saw the original film in a cinema in mBabane Swaziland. My only reaction was: “What the Hell was that?!??”"
vicki_breitmayer shared a tip "Intense"
harley_neiditz shared a tip "More of a hypnotic fever-dream than a traditional war film. That’s one reason why it’s among the greatest films of all time."
MacBerg shared a tip "Great movie an epic"
no_posers_allowed_9 shared a tip "Grit"
nathan_markel_5835 shared a tip "Outstanding atmosphere and cinematography."
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aneesha_laroia shared a tip "Remember to read Heart of Darkness before watching this movie...it makes it all the more impactful."
curran_day shared a tip "Gotta watch it a second time to really take In the full aspect of this Francis Ford Coppola film, I thought it was spectacular"
Thomas_Truxell shared a tip "An oldie, but a goodie!"
rogerc shared a tip "Captures how f* ed up Vietnam was"
lewis_taylor shared a tip "What A Story here and cast and everything to get movie made and especially the back story!"
dan_beesley shared a tip "In my top ten of movies ever made"