Beneath The Planet Of The Apes
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Beneath The Planet Of The Apes (1970, USA) is a Cult-Post-Apocalyptic-Science Fiction-Action Adventure film directed by Ted Post. It is the first sequel to Planet Of The Apes and the second of five films. It was followed by Escape From The Planet Of The Apes.
- Released on May 26, 1970
- Running time: 95 minutes
- Production and distribution co.: 20th Century Fox
- Directed by Ted Post
- Written by Paul Dehn and Mort Abrahams, based on characters created by Pierre Boulle
- Starring: James Franciscus, Lisa Harrison, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans
The lone survivor of an interplanetary rescue mission seeks out the survivor of the previous expedition, and discovers an underground colony of telepathic mutants who worship an atomic bomb.