Watch the movie Apocalypse Now directed by Francis Ford Coppola and compare and contrast it with Heart of Darkness. This movie is obviously a modernization of the novel. Why did Coppola choose Vietnam and the Mekong River for his setting? In what ways was he influenced by Conrad?

You need to include at least four outside sources. These secondary sources could include background research, such as historical, socio-economic information, that directly informs and elucidates your argument. Please follow the MLA format for documentation and mechanics. Your paper should be approximately 2000 words in length (7-8 pages).