The Right Stuff is a 1983 American epic historical drama film which is written and directed by Philip Kaufman. The producer of this film is Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff. This film is based on a book named “The Right Stuff” written by Tom Wolfe. Production company(s) of this film is The Ladd Company and distributed by Warner Bros.
This film’s running time is up to 192 minutes. United States is the country of origin and original language of this series English. Budget of this movie is $27 million and it hits the box office with $21.1 million. Music director of this film is Bill Conti and cinematographer is Caleb Deschanel.
The Right Stuff: Plot Lines
Tom Wolfe’s book on the history of the U.S. Space program reads like a novel and this movie is also looks same in the fictional quality. It is such a funniest movie with barrier by Chuck Yeager to the mercury 7 astronauts where it showing that no one had a clue that how to run a space program or to select people to be in it.
The Right Stuff: Cast and Character
There are many main characters are there in this series they are Fred Ward as Virgil I. “Gus” Grissom, Dennis Quaid as Gordo Cooper, Ed Harris as John Glen as John Glenn, Scott Glenn as Alan Shepard, Sam Shepard as Chuck Yeager, Lance Henriksen as Walter “Wally” Schirra, Scott Paulin as Donald K. “Deke” Slayton, Barbara Hershey as Glennus Yeager, Veronica Cartwright as Betty Grissom, Jane Dornacker as Nurse Murch, Harry Shearer and Jeff Goldblum as NASA recruiters and many other characters are also included.
The Right Stuff: Release Details
This movie was released on 21st October 1983 (limited) and it was released worldwide in 17th February 1984. This film was a box office failure grossing about $21 million against a budget of $27 million. But despite this, this film receives widespread critical acclaim and it also nominated for eight Oscars at the 56th academy awards and it won four awards from it. After seeing its followers Disney Plus has decided to freshly air it on its online platform on 09th October 2020. So fans and viewers can enjoy this series.
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