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Escape from the Planet of the Apes Movie Summary and Review

Movie Review for Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Escape from the Planet of the Apes Movie Brief

This thrilling ‘70s movie is the second sequel to the Planet of the Apes.

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DVD Release For Escape from the Planet of the Apes

The DVD for the movie Escape from the Planet of the Apes runs 97 minutes , was released on March 28, 2006 by 20th Century Fox and is rated G Click To BuyEscape from the Planet of the Apes.

Film Plot For Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Escape From the Planet of the Apes picks up where the preceding film left off, after the nuclear destruction that wound up with most of the apes dying. Three of the apes escaped, however, through a time warp that sends them back to the 20th century.

Escape From the Planet of the Apes is a must see film for all fans of this great sci fi series.

Cast of Escape from the Planet of the Apes Film

Cornelius – Roddy McDowall
Dr. Zira – Kim Hunter
Dr. Lewis Dixon – Bradford Dillman
Dr. Stephanie “Stevie” Branton – Natalie Trundy
Dr. Otto Hasslein – Eric Braeden
The President – William Windom
Dr. Milo – Sal Mineo
E 1 – Albert Salmi
E 2 – Jason Evers
Committee Chairman – John Randolph
General Winthrop – Harry Lauter
General Winthrop’s Aide – M. Emmet Walsh
Lawyer – Roy Glenn
Cardinal – Peter Forster
Army Officer – Norman Burton

Escape from the Planet of the Apes Movie Trivia Items

Sal Mineo’s character in Escape From the Planet of the Apes was originally supposed to live longer, but as the actor found the make up to be uncomfortable, the script was re-written to have him die earlier.

The plague that killed all the dogs and cats and lead to the enslavement of all the apes is first mentioned in Escape From the Planet of the Apes.

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The Film Escape from the Planet of the Apes was released on January 1, 1971 and earned $12,300,000 in ticket sales in US theatres on a budget of $2,500,000 .

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