An Army captain's secret mission becomes a journey into madness in director Francis Coppola's spectacular, controversial drama of the Vietnam War. Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall and Martin Sheen head up the cast in this unforgettable film. Eight Oscar(R) nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Supporting Actor (Robert Duvall). "A towering landmark in film history" (The L.A. Times). Directed by Francis Coppola; written by John Milius & Frances Coppola.