DVD
English
Het verhaal van de ruimtevlucht Apollo 13 die in april 1970 bijna in een ramp eindigde
Subject
Ruimtevaart
Extra subject
Apollo 13, Waargebeurd
Title
Apollo 13
Director
Ron Howard
Author of screenplay
William Broyles (jr.)
Based on the work of
Jim Lovell
Actor
Tom Hanks Kevin Bacon Bill Paxton Gary Sinise 1955- Ed Harris
Language
English
Publisher
Universal, 2005
2 dvd-video's
Recording date
1995
Playing time
ca. 360 min.
Note
Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels voor slechthorenden, Frans, Duits, Deens, Fins, Zweeds, Hebreeuws, Hingaars, IJslands, Noors Taalkeuze: Engels, Hongaars
EAN
5050582323177

Reviews

Amerikaanse speelfilm uit 1995 van Ron Howard met Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton e.a. Verfilming van het waargebeurde verhaal van de Apollo 13 die een ruimtevlucht maakte in 1970 en als gevolg van een technisch mankement bijna in een ramp eindigde. Carmel Callagher (BBC-Films Reviews 19-1-'01): 'There are no great surprises in this film - it's what you expect of both Ron Howard and Tom Hanks. (...) But you are left with a tear in your eye at the end and full of admiration at the bravery of the astronauts. A definite feel-good movie.' De film won vele prijzen en kreeg 7 Oscarnominaties en ontving er 2. Deze 2 disc special edition bevat ruim 6 uur aan extra's.

About Ron Howard

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Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American film director, producer and actor. Howard first came to prominence as a child actor, guest-starring in several television series, including an episode of The Twilight Zone. He gained national attention for playing young Opie Taylor, the son of Sheriff Andy Taylor (played by Andy Griffith) in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show from 1960 through 1968. During this time, he also appeared in the musical film The Music Man (1962), a critical and commercial success. He was credited as Ronny Howard in his film and television appearances from 1959 to 1973.

Howard was cast in one of the lead roles in the coming-of-age film American Graffiti (1973), which received widespread acclaim and became one of the most profitable films in history. The following year, Howard became a household name for playing Richie Cunningham in the sitcom Happy Days, a role h…Read more on Wikipedia