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First Man (2019)
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Published: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]
Edition:  [English/Spanish/French version]
Description:  1 videodisc (141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786317552487, 6317552487, 9786317552487,
Language:  English


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Based on the book by James. R. Hansen

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018

Special features: Deleted scenes; Giant lep in one small step; Recreating the moon landing; Shooting at NASA; Astronaut training; feature commentary and more

Claire Foy, Ryan Gosling, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll

The riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong's perspective, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the film explores the triumphs and the cost, on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues and the nation itself; of one of the most dangerous missions in history

Rating: PG-13; for some thematic content involving peril, and brief strong language

DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen (2.39:1); Dolby digital 5.1, English DVS 2.0

English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video

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Additional Credits:
Godfrey, Nick, film producer
Bowen, Marty, film producer
Klausner, Isaac, 1983- film producer
Singer, Josh, screenwriter
Chazelle, Damien, 1985- film director
Foy, Claire, 1984- actor
Gosling, Ryan, 1980- actor
Schreiber, Pablo, actor
Abbott, Christopher, 1986- actor
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),

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An engineer tries to get on with his life after the death of his infant daughter.

Unless you’ve read the book, that is all you will get out of this movie. The filmmakers really know the subject but they do a poor job of communicating it. There are close-ups of rocket plane control panels and spacecraft switches, but we don’t know what anyone is doing. Every astronaut in the movie is called by his first name, Deke, Buzz. Neil, Rusty. The viewer doesn’t know who they are or how they fit into the story until something happens to them.

The movie highlights almost every mistake and accident that happened in NASA prior to the moon landing. The impression is that the program was poorly run and that it was just luck that got us to the moon. That, politicians whining about what space program money would buy here on earth, and no scenes of planting of the U.S. flag on the moon, gives a slight anti-patriotic tilt to the movie.
The film gives an almost claustrophobic close up of the life of Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon.
Ryan Gosling gives a low-key almost emotionless performance, much like a robot engineer. Unless you’re a NASA history nerd or you’ve read the book, you probably won’t understand this movie.
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