Planet of the Apes (Widescreen 35th Anniversary Edition)




DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono, Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround






Fox Home Entertainme

Release Date

April 3, 1968

DVD Release

February 3, 2004







Franklin J. Schaffner


Edition Details Cast
Widescreen, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound
  Commentary by composer Jerry Goldsmith
  Commentary by actors Roddy McDowall, Natalie Trundy, and Kim Hunter, producer Richard Zanuck, and make-up artist John Chambers
  Text commentary by Eric Greene, author of Planet of the Apes as American Myth
  Behind the Planet of the Apes documentary (126 min.)
  Behind the Planet of the Apes promo (1998)
  Planet of the Apes makeup test with Edward G. Robinson (1966)
  Roddy McDowall home movies (approx. 20 min.)
  Planet of the Apes dailies and outtakes (no audio) (approx. 20 min.)
  Planet of the Apes (1967 N.A.T.O. Presentation)
  Planet of the Apes featurette (1968)
  A Look Behind the Planet of the Apes (1972)
  Don Taylor Directs Escape from the Planet of the Apes
  J. Lee Thompson Directs Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
  Publicity: Original theatrical trailers, Planet of the Apes teaser trailer, film reviews (1968), theatrical posters
  Galleries: Original sketches by costume designer Morton Haack, photo gallery
  Ape Phenomenon: Ape Merchandise, MEGO toy commercial, ape collections
  DVD-ROM: Planet of the Apes Timeline
  Easter egg
  Number of discs: 2
Charlton HestonGeorge Taylor
Roddy McDowallCornelius
Kim HunterZira
Maurice EvansDr. Zaius
James WhitmorePresident of the Assembly
James DalyDr. Honorious
Linda HarrisonNova
Robert GunnerLandon
Lou WagnerLucius
Woodrow ParfreyDr. Maximus
Jeff BurtonDodge
Buck KartalianJulius
Norman BurtonLeader of the hunt
Wright KingDr. Galen
Paul LambertMinister
Billy CurtisChild ape
Frank DelfinoBit part
Robert LombardoGorilla photographer
Jerry MarenBit part
Felix SillaChild gorilla
Eldon BurkeGorilla
David ChowChimpanzee
Dianne StanleyStewart
Priscilla BoydHuman #1