Escape from the Planet of the Apes

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Following the events in "Beneath the Planet of the Apes", Cornelius and Zira flee back through time to 20th Century Los Angeles, where they face fear and persecution similar to what Taylor and Brent suffered in the future, and discover the origins of the stream of events that will shape their world.

Director: Don Taylor
Writer: Paul Dehn, Pierre Boulle (based upon characters created by)
Production: Fox
Genre: action, sci-fi
Year: 1971
MetaScore: 69/100
ImdbRating: 6.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 09 Jul 1971
Awards: 1 nomination.


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Cornelius - Roddy McDowall
Zira - Kim Hunter
Dr. Lewis Dixon - Bradford Dillman
Dr. Stephanie Branton - Natalie Trundy
Dr. Otto Hasslein - Eric Braeden
The President - William Windom
Milo - Sal Mineo
Chairman - John Randolph
General Winthrop - Harry Lauter
Lawyer (as Roy E. Glenn Sr.) - Roy Glenn
Cardinal - Peter Forster
Army Officer - Norman Burton
Naval Officer - William Woodson
Orderly - Tom Lowell
Marine Captain - Gene Whittington
Curator - Donald Elson
TV Newscaster - Bill Bonds
Referee - Army Archerd
General Faulkner - James Bacon
Marine Corporal - John Alderman
General - Alan Baxter
Secretary of State - Jack Berle
Official at Briefing - Paul Bradley
German Newscaster - Karl Bruck
Reporter - Robert Cole
Talking Baby Chimp - Walker Edmiston
Spectator - Sig Frohlich
Helicopter Pilot - James W. Gavin
Official at Briefing - George Golden
Official at Briefing - James Gonzalez
Bodyguard - Joe Gray
Aide - Bob Harks
Reporter at Hotel - Elizabeth Harrower
Official at Briefing - Ed Haskett
Security Guard Ed - Pitt Herbert
Reporter - Robert Hitchcock
Bystander - Shep Houghton
Sketch artist at commission - Arnold Meschen
Reporter - Robert Nichols
Japanese Broadcaster - Bob Okazaki
Heloise - Janos Prohaska
Reporter at Hotel - Tony Regan
Gen. Brody - Stephen Roberts
Reporter - Hank Robinson
Control Room Officer - James Sikking
Reporter - Jack Slate
Official at Briefing - Arthur Tovey
Hotel Receptionist - William Tregoe