Apollo 13

Apollo 13

DVD - 1998
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A true story. Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, c1998.
Edition: Collector's ed.
ISBN: 9780783225739
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Apollo thirteen.

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iloveseaotters
May 24, 2019

Wow! This is a great movie! Ron Howard has done an excellent job of telling the story of the ill-fated Apollo 13. Although there are no suprises in the film, I still found myself on the edge of my seat, waiting to find out if the crew would survive. Apollo 13 has a great cast, including Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Ed Harris and Gary Sinise

VaughanPLDavidB Mar 13, 2019

Still by far the best dramatization of American space exploration, much superior to the plodding and ponderous First Man.

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kmobuckeye
Feb 21, 2019

Moving story, well acted

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Gwen904
Aug 06, 2018

Intense and diverting. 'Apollo 13' tells a good story.

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green_cat_3454
Feb 09, 2018

Great story with a little humor. There is some mild language. It was probably stressful up there, but very beautiful.

An excellent movie, probably the best one regarding NASA, and a great performance by all those involved.

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mammothhawk229e
Sep 26, 2017

Glorious failure.
Apollo 13 game complacent NASA that going to space was a risky job.

ArapahoeKati Aug 10, 2016

Tom Hanks delivers a brilliant performance. Based on a true story, this film will keep you on the edge of your seating rooting for the astronauts. One of our family's favorite films.

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erfannet
Sep 23, 2015

Tom Hanks is always great.

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deepthunk
Aug 30, 2015

One of the all around best movies ever made.

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Jul 08, 2014

"Houston, we have a problem"

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badwolf18
Dec 10, 2011

Hanks: "Houston we have a problem".

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