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Captain Benjamin L. Willard (Character)
from Apocalypse Now (1979)

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Apocalypse Now -- During the on-going Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade Green Beret who has set himself up as a God among a local tribe.

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Alternate Names:
Capt. Benjamin L. Willard / Charles Marlow / Marlow


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  1. Heart of Darkness (2009) Played by Craig Webster (as Marlow)

  2. Heart of Darkness (1993) (TV) Played by Tim Roth (as Marlow)
  3. Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993) Played by Martin Sheen (as Capt. Benjamin L. Willard)

  4. Apocalypse Now (1979) Played by Martin Sheen
    ... aka "Apocalypse Now Redux" - International (English title) (longer version)
    ... aka "Apocalypse Now: The Complete Dossier" - USA (DVD box title)

  5. "Playhouse 90"
        - Heart of Darkness (1958) TV episode, Played by Roddy McDowall (as Charles Marlow)
Archive Footage:
  1. "Banda sonora"
        - Episode #6.5 (2010) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
        - Episode #2.1 (2008) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
  2. Apocalypse Pooh (1987) (V) Played by Martin Sheen

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From Apocalypse Now (1979)
Willard: [voice-over] If that's how Kilgore fought the war, I began to wonder what they really had against Kurtz. It wasn't just insanity and murder; there was enough of that to go around for everyone. See more »

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