Behind The planet of the apes / Van Ness Films in association with Foxstar Productions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment and American Movie Classics presents ; directors, David Comtois, Kevin Burns ; producer, Shelley Lyons ; writers, Brian Anthony, David Comtois, Kevin Burns

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Subjects: Planet of the apes (Motion picture : 1968)
Beneath the planet of the apes (Motion picture)
Escape from the planet of the apes (Motion picture)
Planet of the apes (Television program)
Planet of the Apes films--Production and direction
Science fiction films--Production and direction
Action and adventure films--Production and direction
Theatrical makeup--Case studies
Films for the hearing impaired
Planet of the apes (Motion picture : 1968)
Beneath the planet of the apes (Motion picture)
Escape from the planet of the apes (Motion picture)
Planet of the apes (Television program)
Heston, Charlton--Interviews
Hunter, Kim, 1922-2002--Interviews
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, Spanish, English (translated from)
Audience: Rated PG
Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2000
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Alternate Titles: Planet of the apes the legacy collection
Additional Authors: Author of screenplay : Comtois, David
Author of screenplay : Burns, Kevin, 1955-
Producer : Lyons, Shelley
Author of screenplay : Anthony, Brian
McDowall, Roddy
Van Ness Films
Foxstar Productions
American Movie Classics Company
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Notes: UPC: 024543005162
Videorecording number: 2000516
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full-framed format (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby surround
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish
Closed captioned
Host, Roddy McDowall
Credits: Cinematography, Cory Geryak ; editors, David Comtois, Dustin Ebsen, Steve Rasch
Originally broadcast on television in 1998
Rated PG
Summary: Looks at the production and filming of the motion picture The planet of the apes and its sequels, which explored religious, social, and political issues through the relationship between apes and humans and between slaves and masters in an imaginary future world. Also looks at the spin-off television programs and merchandise. Includes interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter
Contents: Introduction -- The men behind the apes -- The test film -- The makeup -- Pre-production -- Planet of the apes -- The ape actors -- Other challenges -- A political film -- A sense of fun -- The final scenes -- The statue -- A hit film -- A sequel? -- Beneath the planet of the apes -- Escape from the planet of the apes -- Conquest of the planet of the apes -- Battle for the planet of the apes -- The TV series -- Going ape -- The test of time
Special features include: theatrical trailers for Planet of the Apes films, TV spot for Behind the planet of the apes
OCLC Number: 46919375
ISBN/ISSN: 0245430051
2000516