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Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991)

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
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Eleanor Coppola Eleanor Coppola
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John Milius John Milius
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A very good movie

6 years, 1 month ago at Jan 21 13:10
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Since I kept hearing interesting things about this documentary, I became really curious and I was really eager to check it out. Well, I wasn’t disappointed. Indeed, it must be the ultimate making-of and it is not very often that a making-of is released as a stand-alone feature like this one (another example is ‘Lost in La Mancha’ ). Of course, ‘Apocalypse Now’ is a really impressive mov... read more

This Was An Actual Apocalypse Then

10 years, 10 months ago at Apr 17 0:37
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With events like rented military helicopters being called off during a scene of Apocalypse Now, so they can go engage in an actual combat for an actual war that was going on at the time & then Martin Sheen having a heart attack between shooting scenes, all happening during the filming of this movie, the true story of how this movie was made is almost as surreal & engaging as the actual movie itsel... read more
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Documentary that chronicles how Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now (1979) was plagued by extraordinary script, shooting, budget, and casting problems--nearly destroying the life and career of the celebrated director.
Release date: 6 December 1991
Tags: Documentary (15), Usa (5), Interview (4), Editing (4), Vietnam War (4), Making Of (4), 1991 (3), Film Making (3), Cannes (3), Heart Attack (3), Actor (3), Diary (3), 1990s (3), 1970s (3), Video (3), 1960s (3), Independent Film (3), Weird (2), Philippines (2), Eccentric (2)
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