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Compare Marlow's differences in Heart of Darknes by Joseph Conrad and  in the movie Apocalypse Now by F. Coppola?

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I think that Marlow is shown to be different aspects of the same form in Coppola's film and Conrad's book.  In the book, Marlow is sent to fetch Kurtz , while the film is quite explicit about Willard needing to  "terminate with extreme prejudice."  Another difference would be that Willard kills Kurtz...

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