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Author: Philip KaufmanRobert ChartoffIrwin WinklerSam ShepardScott GlennAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton.
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Genre/Form: Patriotic films
Feature films
Biographical films
Drama
Film adaptations
Historical films
Named Person: Tom Wolfe; Tom Wolfe
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kaufman; Robert Chartoff; Irwin Winkler; Sam Shepard; Scott Glenn; Ed Harris; Lance Henriksen; Dennis Quaid; Scott Paulin; Charles Frank; Fred Ward; Veronica Cartwright; Pamela Reed; Mary Jo Deschanel; Barbara Hershey; Tom Wolfe; Chartoff-Winkler Productions.; Ladd Company.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790731541 9780790731544
Language Note: In English or dubbed French with optional English, French & Spanish; closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 37663029
Notes: Based on the book: The right stuff / Tom Wolfe.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1983.
Double sided disc must be flipped halfway through.
Special features: gallery (cast profiles, astronauts, pioneers, behind the scenes, supplemental data, awards); theatrical trailer; recommendations.
Credits: Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; editors, Glenn Farr [and others] ; music, Bill Conti.
Cast: Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid, Sam Shepard, Fred Ward, Charles Frank, Lance Henriksen, Scott Paulin, Veronica Cartwright, Barbara Hershey, Pamela Reed, Mary Jo Deschanel, Kathy Baker, David Clennon, Scott Wilson, Kim Stanley, Barbara Hershey, Levon Helm, Scott Wilson, Jeff Goldblum, Harry Shearer, Donald Moffatt.
Description: 1 videodisc (193 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; region 1; double-sided disc.
Contents: Side A. Feature film (pt. 1); special features --
side B. feature film (pt. 2); special features.
Other Titles: Right stuff (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production.

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The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton.
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