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The team will rely on this dialogue with the community to help them to create an Apocalypse Now game worthy of the motion picture in every way.
Apocalypse Now (15) THE STORY Army Captain Willard (Martin Sheen) is sent deep into the jungles of Cambodia during the Vietnam War to assassinate a rogue Green Beret, Col Kurtz (Marlon Brando).
These two very different influences (which are nevertheless linked by their common ties to modernist aesthetics) come together most effectively in The Hurt Locker's primary generic antecedent (both in terms of form and theme), Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now (1979); like that film, The Hurt Locker moves forward in carefully calculated fits and starts, the deliberately uneven push of its narrative's individual episodes not even superficially marking progress toward a tangible climax, while the true development in the film takes the powerful form of a commentary on the necessarily shattered nature of individual wartime experience.
Herr, of course, stands as a unique bridge between the wartime work of Steinbeck and the more recent collected writings of war correspondents such as Dexter Filkins (author of The Forever War, published in 2008, which covers events in pre-invasion Afghanistan and post-invasion Iraq) because of Herr's contribution as a co-screenwriter for Apocalypse Now (and, later, Stanley Kubrick's 1987 film, Full Metal jacket).
Instead he carved out a reputation for playing sometimes disturbing cameo roles in films such as Blue Velvet, Apocalypse Now and Speed.
APOCALYPSE Now tops a list of 50 films that experts say you should see before you die.
At times, the pacing of Munich calls to mind Francis Ford Coppola's messy masterwork Apocalypse Now.
Catherine Keller, Apocalypse Now And Then: A Feminist Guide to the End of the World (Boston: Beacon, 1996), 19.
If, after one week, no such sign is discovered, it's apocalypse now.
THE EXTRAS Three-disc set features digitally-restored version of the original and the extended Apocalypse Now Redux and making-of documentary Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse.
Apocalypse Now and Then demonstrates that scholarship can be simultaneously poetic and rigorous, firmly grounded in the concrete while exploring the rarefied air of the esoteric.