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Retroist Planet of the Apes Podcast
Welcome to the Retroist Planet of the Apes Podcast! This week, we're diving deep into one of the greatest films ever made about a world ruled by apes - the iconic 1968 classic, "Planet of the Apes". Now, let me tell you, whenever anything related to Planet of the Apes appears on television, I am instantly captivated, easily distracted by the allure of this fascinating universe.
Throughout the show, we'll explore the mesmerizing world of "Planet of the Apes". From the book that inspired it all, to the brilliant minds in front of and behind the camera who brought this riveting film to life. We'll unravel the secrets of the movie's captivating music, analyze the intricate plot, and celebrate all the elements that made it a timeless masterpiece.
We've got a stellar lineup of guests joining us on this thrilling episode. The talented Vic Sage is back, bringing us another fantastic segment called "Why Should I Know this Person". This time, Vic takes us on a journey through the life and career of the incredibly talented Roddy McDowall, a true icon of the silver screen.
As if that wasn't enough, we have Doug McCoy making a triumphant return with a brand new "Also Ran", showcasing some hidden gems that deserve the spotlight.
And last but not least, Rob "Flack" O'Hara shares insights into the fascinating world of the Planet of the Apes Atari 2600 prototype game in his segment "Talking Tech".
So get ready for a jam-packed episode full of nostalgic reflections, fascinating insights, and delightful discussions about the epic "Planet of the Apes". It's time to journey back to a world ruled by apes, where the intrigue never stops, and the adventure awaits around every corner. Enjoy the podcast!
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