Behind the Planet of the Apes
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1998
Directors: David Comtois, Kevin Burns
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-005162
Running time: 2:00 (120 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 15, 2000
Collection type: Owned (#201)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 04, 2001
Purchase price: Hidden
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Prepare for the ultimate adventure with this behind-the-scenes chonicle of the amazing Planet of the Apes phenemnon. Host Roddy McDowall takes you from production meetings to makeup sessions, the right onto the movie set to see the actual filming of this science fictiion masterpiece. Hear exclusive interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter, see rare archival photos, and view never-before-seen footage.

The most comprehensive history of Planet of the Apes ever created, this fascinating two-hour documentary explores one of the most imaginative and influential series in movie history.
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Production Studios:
 • 20th Century Fox
 • Van Ness Films
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Closed Captioned
Easter Eggs
Hidden Photo Gallery

At the opening main menu, select "Bonus Materials". Once there, hit right until you have highlighted "main" at the bottom of the screen. Then press right again, which will highlight "play", then right one more time and it will automatically take you to the "X" and start the Hidden Photo Gallery. Some really cool photos in front and behind the scenes in there!
David Comtois....Director
Kevin Burns....Director
Brian Anthony....Writer
David Comtois....Writer
Kevin Burns....Writer
Kevin Burns....Executive Producer
Shelley Lyons....Producer
Cory Geryak....Cinematographer
Film Editing
David Comtois....Film Editor
Dustin Ebsen....Film Editor
Steve Rasch....Film Editor
Tom Amelotte....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Tony Smyles....Sound
Guy Richards....Make-up Artist
Sarah Bardo....Costume Designer
Roddy McDowall....Host
Mort Abrahams....Associate Producer
Charlton Heston....Taylor
Richard Zanuck....Studio Executive
John Chambers....Makeup Designer
William Creber....Art Director
Kim Hunter....Dr. Zira
Eric Greene....Film Historian
Linda Harrison....Nova
Ted Post....Director
Frank Capra, Jr.....Associate Producer
Don Taylor....Director
Ricardo Montalban....Armando
Natalie Trundy....Wife of Arthur P. Jacobs
J. Lee Thompson....Director
James Naughton....Peter Burke
James Brolin....Cornelius (early makeup) (uncredited)
Maurice Evans....Himself (archive) (uncredited)
Edward G. Robinson....Dr. Zaius (early makeup) (uncredited)
Franklin J. Schaffner....Himself (archive) (uncredited)