This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
...because it’s judgement that defeats us
Apocalypse Now starts with a wide shot of a Jungle line, with the muffled sounds of helicopter blades in the distance, passing by as the song “The End” from The Doors plays; while moments later a bunch of Napalm ignites the jungle line. Wait a bit more, and the face of Willard Kilgore fades into the screen, juxtaposed with the inferno on screen. This sequence perfectly foreshadows the madness and horrors that await…