Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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How does the adaptation of Apocolpse Now of a specific scene or sequence represent the themes of Heart of Darkness?

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I must admit, I do feel that the film of Apocalypse Now does seem to present the universal themes of Heart of Darkness in an incredible and unforgettable way. One of the sections you might like to consider is when Willard reaches the outpost of Kurtz and sees the kind of strategies that Kurtz has employed to maintain control of his territory. Dead bodies abound, and they include men that have obviously been tortured and hung. This of course relates to the way in which the novel presents the darkness of humanity and how, if we are in a place where there are no...

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