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Characters: Apocalypse Now

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Capt. Benjamin L. Willard

Played By: Martin Sheen

A veteran U.S. Army special operations officer who has been serving in Vietnam for three years.


Col. Walter E. Kurtz

Played By: Marlon Brando

A highly decorated U.S. Army Special Forces with the 5th Special Forces Group who goes rogue. He runs his own operations out of Cambodia and is feared by the US military as much as the North Vietnamese and Vietcong.


Lt. Col. William "Bill" Kilgore

Played By: Robert Duvall

1st Squadron, 9th Air Cavalry Regiment commander and surfing fanatic. Kilgore is a strong leader who loves his men but has methods that appear out-of-tune with the setting of the war.


Engineman 3rd Class Jay "Chef" Hicks

Played By: Frederic Forrest

A tightly wound former chef from New Orleans who is horrified by his surroundings.


Chief Quartermaster George Phillips

Played By: Albert Hall

The chief runs a tight ship and frequently clashes with Willard over authority. Has a father-son relationship with Clean.


Gunner's Mate 3rd Class Lance B. Johnson

Played By: Sam Bottoms

A former professional surfer from California. He is known to drop acid.


Gunner's Mate 3rd Class Tyrone "Mr. Clean" Miller

A seventeen-year-old cocky South Bronx-born crewmember.


The Photojournalist

Played By: Dennis Hopper

A manic disciple of Kurtz who greets Willard.


Lieutenant General Corman

Played By: G. D. Spradlin

An authoritarian officer who fears Kurtz and wants him removed.

    Mysterious Man 

The Mysterious Man

Played By: Jerry Ziesmer

A mysterious man in civilian attire who sits in on Willard's initial briefing.


Colonel G. Lucas

Played By: Harrison Ford

An aide to Corman and a general information specialist who gives Willard his orders.


Capt. Richard M. Colby

Played By: Scott Glenn

Previously assigned Willard's current mission before he defected to Kurtz's private army and sent a message to his wife telling her to sell everything they owned (but he goes on to tell her to sell their children, as well).

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