Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Starring: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Dennis Hopper, Lawrence Fishburne and Harrison Ford
Journey into the heart of darkness with It’s All About the River and the Torpoint Ferry. Francis Ford Coppola’s Vietnam war epic comes alive in a unique floating cinema experience set against the Tamar’s naval dockyards. With an all-star cast including Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Dennis Hopper, Lawrence Fishburne and Harrison Ford, the multi award winning Apocalypse Now is the iconic river movie.
Book early to avoid disappointment. Dress warmly and bring a chair, as the floor of the ferry will be cold to sit on.
Doors open at 7pm. Ferry departs from Torpoint side only at 7.45pm.
For those travelling from Devon, the last ferry to depart from Devonport in time for this screening is at 7.30pm. Allow yourself plenty of travel time and consider getting an earlier ferry to avoid disappointment.
After the screening, ferry will call at Torpoint and Devonport to allow passengers to disembark.
Please remember that it will be cold on the river. Dress appropriately and consider bringing a thermos with you for added warmth. There is no wet weather alternative for this screening. We recommend that you bring a chair with you, as the metal floor of the ferry will be cold to sit on.
Note: this is a foot passenger service only. No smoking or alcohol consumption permitted. Persons under the age of 15 will not be allowed admittance.
Event kindly facilitated by Tamar Crossings.
There is no parking at the ferry terminals and vehicles will not be admitted on to the ferry for the screening.
We encourage travel by public transport wherever possible. Local bus routes are available.