Apocalypse Now quotes

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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.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writer: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Herr (narration)
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, mystery, war
Year: 1979
MetaScore: 94/100
ImdbRating: 8.4
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 15 Aug 1979
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 32 nominations.

85 Clips & Quotes

We train young men to drop fire on people - Apocalypse Now 00:34 We train young men to drop fire on people I've seen horrors - Apocalypse Now 06:02 I've seen horrors The horror - Apocalypse Now 00:11 The horror You smell that - Apocalypse Now 01:12 You smell that That's my dream - Apocalypse Now 00:38 That's my dream It's pretty hairy in there - Apocalypse Now 00:21 It's pretty hairy in there I'm still only in Saigon - Apocalypse Now 02:00 I'm still only in Saigon Talk to Colonel Kurtz - Apocalypse Now 02:16 Talk to Colonel Kurtz How come all you guys sit on your helmets - Apocalypse Now 00:23 How come all you guys sit on your helmets 'Never get out of the boat - Apocalypse Now 00:37 'Never get out of the boat Did they say why - Apocalypse Now 01:32 Did they say why I will not hurt or harm you - Apocalypse Now 00:35 I will not hurt or harm you Your mission is to proceed up the Nung River in a Navy patrol boat - Apocalypse Now 01:57 Your mission is to proceed up the Nung River in a Navy... Kurtz's memory any more than being back in Saigon was an accident - Apocalypse Now 01:37 Kurtz's memory any more than being back in Saigon was an... Everyone gets everything he wants - Apocalypse Now 00:46 Everyone gets everything he wants They train young men to drop fire on people - Apocalypse Now 00:35 They train young men to drop fire on people This is the way the fucking world ends - Apocalypse Now 00:37 This is the way the fucking world ends No wonder Kurtz put a weed up Command's ass - Apocalypse Now 00:37 No wonder Kurtz put a weed up Command's ass In this war - Apocalypse Now 01:21 In this war The bullshit piled up so fast in Vietnam - Apocalypse Now 00:22 The bullshit piled up so fast in Vietnam Don't you think its a little risky for some R R - Apocalypse Now 00:47 Don't you think its a little risky for some R R The machinist - Apocalypse Now 01:44 The machinist How many people had I already killed - Apocalypse Now 01:25 How many people had I already killed That's classified - Apocalypse Now 01:04 That's classified Have you ever considered any real freedoms - Apocalypse Now 00:29 Have you ever considered any real freedoms Don't you see - Apocalypse Now 00:21 Don't you see Do you know who's in command here - Apocalypse Now 00:16 Do you know who's in command here If that's how Kilgore fought the war - Apocalypse Now 00:42 If that's how Kilgore fought the war I worry that my son might not understand what I've tried to be - Apocalypse Now 01:08 I worry that my son might not understand what I've tried to... How're you feeling - Apocalypse Now 00:16 How're you feeling What are they going to say about him - Apocalypse Now 00:31 What are they going to say about him Looking at it - Apocalypse Now 00:58 Looking at it Everybody wanted me to do it - Apocalypse Now 01:04 Everybody wanted me to do it Charlie didn't get much USO - Apocalypse Now 00:40 Charlie didn't get much USO 'Someday this war's gonna end' - Apocalypse Now 00:49 'Someday this war's gonna end' On the river - Apocalypse Now 01:58 On the river As for the charges against me - Apocalypse Now 00:29 As for the charges against me She's not dead - Apocalypse Now 00:35 She's not dead Your report specifies intelligence - Apocalypse Now 01:20 Your report specifies intelligence Lieutenant - Apocalypse Now 00:23 Lieutenant Who are you - Apocalypse Now 00:09 Who are you Where are you from - Apocalypse Now 01:47 Where are you from They were gonna make me a Major for this - Apocalypse Now 00:25 They were gonna make me a Major for this I didn't come here for this - Apocalypse Now 01:12 I didn't come here for this Disneyland - Apocalypse Now 00:15 Disneyland This Colonel guy - Apocalypse Now 01:15 This Colonel guy What do you call it when the assassins accuse the assassin - Apocalypse Now 00:25 What do you call it when the assassins accuse the assassin It's a way we had over here for living with ourselves - Apocalypse Now 00:42 It's a way we had over here for living with ourselves He was close - Apocalypse Now 00:56 He was close My mission is to make it up into Cambodia - Apocalypse Now 02:02 My mission is to make it up into Cambodia You're looking at the heads - Apocalypse Now 01:30 You're looking at the heads Are you giving away our fuel for a Playmate of the Month - Apocalypse Now 00:23 Are you giving away our fuel for a Playmate of the Month The Vietnamese - Apocalypse Now 01:26 The Vietnamese What do you think - Apocalypse Now 00:39 What do you think How come you guys sit on your helmet - Apocalypse Now 00:22 How come you guys sit on your helmet What the hell do you know about surfing - Apocalypse Now 00:22 What the hell do you know about surfing We use Wagner - Apocalypse Now 00:20 We use Wagner We must kill them - Apocalypse Now 00:29 We must kill them He likes you because you're still alive - Apocalypse Now 00:15 He likes you because you're still alive One through nine - Apocalypse Now 01:00 One through nine There's mines over there - Apocalypse Now 00:28 There's mines over there The crew were mostly kids - Apocalypse Now 00:21 The crew were mostly kids Do you know why you can never step into the same river twice - Apocalypse Now 00:24 Do you know why you can never step into the same river twice They expected you here a little sooner - Apocalypse Now 01:05 They expected you here a little sooner This is sure enough a bizarre sight in the middle of all this shit - Apocalypse Now 00:20 This is sure enough a bizarre sight in the middle of all... He's a great man - Apocalypse Now 01:39 He's a great man We lose in Second World War - Apocalypse Now 04:20 We lose in Second World War Rock 'n' roll - Apocalypse Now 00:33 Rock 'n' roll Why would a nice guy like you want to kill a genius - Apocalypse Now 00:39 Why would a nice guy like you want to kill a genius Then you are like us - Apocalypse Now 00:15 Then you are like us I knew the risks - Apocalypse Now 00:47 I knew the risks The war will still be here tomorrow - Apocalypse Now 00:14 The war will still be here tomorrow Outstanding - Apocalypse Now 00:19 Outstanding I was supposed to go to Paris - Apocalypse Now 01:37 I was supposed to go to Paris Buddha Time - Apocalypse Now 00:09 Buddha Time I don't know - Apocalypse Now 00:25 I don't know Let's see what we have - Apocalypse Now 00:37 Let's see what we have Goddamn it - Apocalypse Now 00:22 Goddamn it Don't look at the camera - Apocalypse Now 00:15 Don't look at the camera Communist traitor's at home - Apocalypse Now 00:13 Communist traitor's at home He wasn't a bad officer - Apocalypse Now 00:45 He wasn't a bad officer This is a Romeo Foxtrot - Apocalypse Now 00:15 This is a Romeo Foxtrot I don't know how you feel about this shrimp - Apocalypse Now 00:31 I don't know how you feel about this shrimp And dedicated by the fire team at An Khe to their groupie CO - Apocalypse Now 00:59 And dedicated by the fire team at An Khe to their groupie CO Fucking tiger - Apocalypse Now 00:10 Fucking tiger

Cast

Colonel Walter E. Kurtz - Marlon Brando
Captain Benjamin L. Willard - Martin Sheen
Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore - Robert Duvall
Jay 'Chef' Hicks - Frederic Forrest
Lance B. Johnson - Sam Bottoms
Tyrone 'Clean' Miller - Laurence Fishburne
Chief Phillips - Albert Hall
Colonel Lucas - Harrison Ford
Photojournalist - Dennis Hopper
General R. Corman - G.D. Spradlin
Jerry, Civilian - Jerry Ziesmer
Lieutenant Richard M. Colby - Scott Glenn
MP Sergeant #1 - Bo Byers
Kilgore's Gunner - James Keane
Mike from San Diego - Kerry Rossall
Injured Soldier - Ron McQueen
Supply Sergeant - Tom Mason
Playmate of the Year - Cynthia Wood
Playmate, Miss May - Colleen Camp
Playmate - Linda Carpenter
Soldier in Trench - Jack Thibeau
Lieutenant Carlsen - Glenn Walken
Soldier with Suitcase - George Cantero
Machine Gunner - Damien Leake
Roach - Herb Rice
Spotter - William Upton
MP Sergeant #2 - Larry Carney
AFRS Announcer - Marc Coppola
Major from New Jersey - Daniel Kiewit
Catholic Priest - Father Elias
Agent - Bill Graham
Mrs. Miller, Clean's Mother (voice) (as Hattie James) - Hattie Bell
Johnny from Malibu - Jerry Ross
Helicopter Pilot - Dick White
Hubert de Marais (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Christian Marquand
Roxanne Sarrault (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Aurore Clément
Philippe de Marais(Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Michel Pitton
Gaston de Marais (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Frank Villard
Christian de Marais (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - David Olivier
Claudine (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Chrystel Le Pelletier
The Tutor (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Robert Julian
Sergeant Le Fevre (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Yvon LeSeaux
Francis de Marais (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Roman Coppola
Gilles de Marais (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Gian-Carlo Coppola
French Soldier #1 (Redux and Final Cut versions only) (as Henri Sadardiel) - Henri Sadardeil
French Soldier #2 (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Gilbert Renkens
Radio Operator / Soldier - Don Gordon Bell
Director of TV Crew - Francis Ford Coppola
Eagle Thrust Seven Helicopter Pilot - R. Lee Ermey
Captain Benjamin L. Willard (Narration) - Joe Estevez
Soldier Clinging to Helicopter - Larry Franco
Extra - Jim Gaines
Soldier - Evan A. Lottman
Soldier - Nick Nicholson
Guitarist in Band - Linn Phillips III
Soldier with Colby - Charles Robinson
Tribal Child - Sebastián Roque
French Soldier (Redux and Final Cut versions only) - Pierre Segui
TV Photographer - Vittorio Storaro
Helicopter Skid Marine - Lonnie 'Lono' Woodley