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Apollo 13
Director: Ron Howard (Dir)
Release Date:   1995
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 30 Jun 1995; New York opening: week of 30 Jun 1995
Duration (in mins):   139
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Cast:   Tom Hanks (Jim Lovell)  
    Kevin Bacon (Jack Swigert)  
    Bill Paxton (Fred Haise)  
    Gary Sinise (Ken Mattingly)  
    Ed Harris (Gene Kranz)  

Summary:  

Production Company: Imagine Entertainment  
  Universal Pictures  
Distribution Company: Universal Pictures  
Director: Ron Howard (Dir)
Producer: Brian Grazer (Prod)
Writer: William Broyles, Jr. (Scr)
  Al Reinert (Scr)
Photography: Dean Cundey (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Michael Corenblith (Prod des)
Film Editor: Mike Hill (Ed)
  Dan Hanley (Ed)
Music: James Horner (Mus comp)
MPAA Rating: PG
Country: United States
Language: English

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Source Text: Based on the book Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 by Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger (Boston, 1994).
Authors: Jim Lovell
  Jeffrey Kluger

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Universal City Studios, Inc. 10/7/1995 dd/mm/yyyy PA720208

Physical Properties: Sd:
  col: Deluxe

 
Genre: Drama

Note:  

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   30 Jun 1995   p. 1.
New York Times   30 Jun 1995   Section B, p. 1.
Variety   23 Jun 1995.   
Variety   26 Jun 1995   p. 78, 85.

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