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The Original, Darker Ending to Conquest of the Planet of the Apes

Kevin Maher writes in to point us to the original, darker ending to Conquest of the Planet of the Apes. If you recall, Kevin was a participant in our Mind Meld Which SciFi Movie Ending Would You Change? and this was the film he cited…

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1 Comment on The Original, Darker Ending to Conquest of the Planet of the Apes

  1. Splicer // June 27, 2009 at 6:31 am //

    Much more satisfying than the tacked on, safe for white people ending that the studio insisted on. I think the insistence on a non-violent solution undermines the importance of this film as a commentary on civil rights and the proper response to consciousless individuals as represented by Governor Breck in the film.

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