This documentary chronicles how Francis Ford Coppola's war movie masterpiece Apocalypse Now was plagued by extraordinary script, shooting, budget, and casting problems, which nearly destroyed the life and career of the celebrated director.

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"One of those 'don't miss' movies" - Margaret Pomeranz

 

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"I don’t have any performances. The script doesn’t make sense. I don’t have an ending. I’m like a voice crying out, saying ‘Please, it’s not working. Somebody get me off this!” - Francis Ford Coppola.