Classic sci-fi monkey business that spawned four sequels. Charlton Heston is an astronaut who lands on a world where humans are mute savages and apes the dominant life form. Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, and Maurice Evans co-star in Academy Award-winning makeup. Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle, the witty script by Rod Serling features one of cinema's all-time great twist endings. 112 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio, Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish; audio commentary by McDowall, Hunter, others; game; featurettes; outtakes; photo gallery; theatrical trailers; documentary "Behind the Planet of the Apes" (1998); more.