PLANET OF THE APES [LA PLANÈTE DES SINGES] (1968) Set of 7 French photos$500.00
THE PLANET OF THE APES Set of seven (7) vintage original 7 x 9″ (18 x 24 cm.) single weight glossy print still photos, France. Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly, Linda Harrison, dir: Franklin J. Schaffer; Twentieth Century Fox. Fine.
The epic science-fiction thriller, based on the novel La Planète des singes by French author Pierre Boulle, which spawned a franchise, now a modern day classic. An astronaut crew crashes on a foreign planet of the future where intelligent talking apes are the dominant species and humans are oppressed and enslaved.
These stills were for use in France during the film’s first run. This grouping contains key scenes with all of the major characters. Each still is ink stamped “1968” on the verso with the title and publishing instructions in French.