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.
Plot Keywords: cia, drug abuse, journalist, based on novel or book, guerrilla warfare, vietnam, vietnam war, vietcong, cambodia, secret mission, army, insanity, epic, surrealism, tribe, mission, green beret, jungle, descent into madness, brutality, riverboat, military, anti war
|Director||Francis Ford Coppola|
|Writers||Francis Ford Coppola, Joseph Conrad, John Milius, Michael Herr|
|Production Companies||United Artists, American Zoetrope|
|Production Country||United States of America|
|Spoken Language||, English, Français, Tiếng Việt|