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The films opening in our cinemas this week
APOCALYPSE NOW: FINAL CUT
What it’s about
Restored from the original negative for the first time, Apocalypse Now: Final Cut is director Francis Ford Coppola’s most realised version of the film, which was nominated for eight Academy Awards, won three Golden Globes (best original score, best director and best supporting actor) and is one of AFI’s top 100 films. Coppola’s visually dazzling masterpiece is a surreal, hallucinatory, epic tragedy about the horror of the Vietnam War. A US Army Intelligence officer is sent on a bizarre river journey deep into the jungle to assassinate Colonel Kurtz, a renegade Green Beret who uses primitive tribesmen to wage his own war...