If you don't see this movie Brando will hunt you down and cut off your head...

By BrianG_80
Written May 23, 2015
In all seriousness, this movie is a true piece of cinematic perfection. The rising tension present in this movie balances perfectly with the way the characters unravel before our eyes. Brando, Sheen, and Duval all put in performances for the ages that give great added depth to their characters. Also, a little known fact is that a cow was actually butchered during a scene in this movie, so if you're looking for the Humane Society seal of approval, I'd suggest you hug a tree instead and then pick yourself up a copy of this movie. Take the time and watch the director's cut to see Coppola's real vision of the movie.
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By crgoldie68
Written June 26, 2007
this masterpiece is better than platoon and born on the forth of july put together. i do wish they said **** and ^^^^ a little more
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The Horror

By samantita23
Written May 27, 2008
A classic. Best seen in 70mm.
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Milius Masterpiece...

By Bluesnaggletooth
Written August 02, 2015
Coppola directed, but this is a Milius movie. Felt like I was seeing it for the first time last night with the sound and picture restored. Outstanding in every way. Thank you, Aero staff and American Cinemateque! Ted Buchanan SAG/Aftra
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Apocalypse Now theatrical cut

By haleohill
Written August 02, 2015
This is a classic. Not for the week of heart, but amazing production values. Conrad's "Heart of Darkness" set in Vietnam during the war. Had to take my son, as this film should be viewed for the first time on the big screen.
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