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Apocalypse Now 8.3

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter Kurtz, who has been leading his personal army on illegal guerrilla missions into enemy territory.

  Genre   Production Release
  • Drama
  • War
  • United Artists
  • American Zoetrope
15 Aug 1979


Martin Sheen
(Captain Benjamin L. Willard)
Marlon Brando
(Colonel Walter E. Kurtz)
Robert Duvall
(Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore)
Frederic Forrest
(Jay 'Chef' Hicks)
Laurence Fishburne
(Tyrone 'Clean' Miller)
Albert Hall
(Chief Phillips)
Sam Bottoms
(Lance B. Johnson)
Dennis Hopper
G. D. Spradlin
(General Corman)
Harrison Ford
(Colonel Lucas)
Jerry Ziesmer
(Jerry, Civilian)
Scott Glenn
(Lieutenant Richard M. Colby)
James Keane
(Kilgore's Gunner)
Tom Mason
(Supply Sergeant)
Colleen Camp
(Miss May)
Aurore Clément
(Roxanne Sarrault)
Jack Thibeau
(Soldier in Trench)
Damien Leake
(Machine Gunner)
Bill Graham
Charles Robinson
(Soldier with Colby (uncredited))
Don Gordon Bell
(Soldier (uncredited))
R. Lee Ermey
(Eagle Thrust Seven Helicopter Pilot (uncredited))
Vittorio Storaro
(TV Photographer (uncredited))
Francis Ford Coppola
(Director of TV Crew (uncredited))
Henry Strzalkowski
(Bit Part (uncredited))
Joe Estevez
(Captain Benjamin L. Willard (voice) (uncredited))