Updated: Tue, 13 May 2014 10:30:00 GMT
Ten classic Palme d'Or winners

Apocalypse Now (1979)



Dennis Hopper in Apocalypse Now (© c. U.A./Everett/Rex Features)
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Despite several setbacks during production, Francis Ford Coppola's Vietnam epic Apocalypse Now, starring Dennis Hopper, Martin Sheen and Marlon Brando, has gone down as one of the greatest Palme d'Or winners ever.

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