“Escape from the Planet of the Apes” quotes(1971)
Plot – In 3955, an evolved ape-like species has taken the place of humanity after a nuclear. After boarding a spaceship to escape the destruction of the Earth, three chimpanzees called Milo, Zira and Cornelius go back in time and find themselves in 1973. Rescued in the middle of the sea, the two remaining apes (Milo has been strangled by a gorilla) are brought to court where they will try to convince the jury that they are intelligent and evolved creatures with peaceful intentions.
All actors – Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Bradford Dillman, Natalie Trundy, Eric Braeden, William Windom, Sal Mineo, Albert Salmi, Jason Evers, John Randolph, Harry Lauter, M. Emmet Walsh, Roy Glenn, Peter Forster, Norman Burton, William Woodson, Tom Lowell, Gene Whittington, Donald Elson, Bill Bonds, Army Archerd, James Bacon, Ricardo Montalban, , John Alderman, Alan Baxter, Jack Berle, Paul Bradley, Karl Bruck, Jeff Burton, Sam Chew Jr., Robert Cole, Walker Edmiston, James Franciscus, Sig Frohlich, James W. Gavin, George Golden, James Gonzalez, Joe Gray, Robert Gunner, Bob Harks, Linda Harrison, Elizabeth Harrower, Robert Hitchcock, Shep Houghton, Joseph La Cava, Robert Nichols, Ron Pinkard, Janos Prohaska, Tony Regan, Stephen Roberts, Hank Robinson, James Sikking, Jack Slate, Arthur Tovey, William Tregoeshow all
“Escape from the Planet of the Apes” Quotes 13 quotes
“If it is man's destiny one day to be dominated, then oh please, God let him be dominated by such as you!”
“Zira, wine is an excellent restorative, I assure you, especially in cases of pregnancy.”
“- Dr. Lewis Dixon: Can you read a map?
- Cornelius: I'm an archaeologist. I can even draw one!”
“In a democracy, we do not shoot unarmed suspects on sight for a murder in which their participation is still unproven.”
“We are peaceful creatures. We are happy to be here. May we be unchained?”
“A marriage bed is made for two. But every damn morning, it's the woman who has to make it. We have heads as well as hands. I call upon men to let us use them!”
“- Reporter at Hotel: Dr. Cornelius, tell me: How do you find our women?
- Cornelius: Very human.”
“By the time the plague was contained, man was without pets. Of course, for man this was intolerable. I mean, he might kill his brother, but he could not kill his dog!”
“- Dr. Otto Hasslein: Negative, negative, negative!
- E-1: Don't worry. We'll catch them, sooner or later.
- Dr. Otto Hasslein: That's what I'm worried about. Later. Later we'll do something about pollution. Later we'll do something about the population explosion. Later we'll do something about the nuclear war. We think we've got all the time in...” (continue)(continue reading)
“They became alert to the concept of slavery. And, as their numbers grew, to slavery's antidote which, of course, is unity. At first, they began assembling in small groups. They learned the art of corporate and militant action. They learned to refuse. At first, they just grunted their refusal. But then, on an historic day, which is commemorated...” (continue)(continue reading)