Apocalypse Now (1979)Year: 1979
Genre: Drama, War
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Starring: Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall
It is the culmination of the war in Vietnam, and U.S. Army Captain Willard is sent by Colonel Lucas and General to undertake the mission, officially, does not exist - and never will be. Mission: To find a mysterious Green Beret Colonel, Walter Kurtz, whose army has crossed the border into Cambodia and perform hit-and-run missions against the Viet Cong and NVA. Army believes Kurtz is absolutely insane and WILLARDS job is to eliminate him! Willard, sent Nung River on a U.S. Navy patrol boat, finding that his target is one of the most decorated officers in the U.S. Army. Meet his crew with surfer-type Lt Colonel Kilgore, head of a group of U.S. Army helicopter cavalry Army which eliminates the Viet Cong heading to provide an access point to Nung River. After some hair-raising meetings, where some of his men were killed, Willard, Lance and Chef reach Colonel post Kurtzs, beyond the Do Lung Bridge. Now, after becoming prisoners of Kurtz, will ...