The Right Stuff

Year: 1983

Translation available: yes

Ratings

  • 8,0

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works out as planned; John Glenn, the straight-arrow 'boy scout' of the bunch who was the first American to orbit the earth; and the remaining pilots: Deke Slayton, Scott Carpenter and Wally Schirra.

Genres: dramahistory

Buy at Amazon.com

Associated topics

topic

relevance grade

Astronautics / Space exploration

Trailer

Crew

role

name

Screenwriter

Philip Kaufman

Film director

Philip Kaufman

Film producer

Robert Chartoff

Film producer

Irwin Winkler

Cast

name

character

Fred Ward

Gus Grissom

Dennis Quaid

Gordon Cooper

Ed Harris

John Glenn

Scott Glenn

Alan Shepard

Sam Shepard

Chuck Yeager

Barbara Hershey

Glennis Yeager

Lance Henriksen

Wally Schirra

Veronica Cartwright

Betty Grissom

Harry Shearer

NASA Recruiter

Jeff Goldblum

NASA Recruiter

Kim Stanley

Pancho Barnes

Pamela Reed

Trudy Cooper

Scott Paulin

Deke Slayton

Charles Frank

Scott Carpenter

Donald Moffat

Lyndon B. Johnson

Levon Helm

Jack Ridley / Narrator

Mary Jo Deschanel

Annie Glenn

Scott Wilson

Scott Crossfield

Kathy Baker

Louise Shepard

Mickey Crocker

Marge Slayton

Susan Kase

Rene Carpenter

Mittie Smith

Jo Schirra

Royal Dano

Minister

David Clennon

Liaison Man

Jim Haynie

Air Force Major

Anthony Munoz

Gonzales

John P. Ryan

Head of Program

William Russ

Slick Goodlin

Mary Apick

Woman Reporter

John Dehner

Henry Luce

David Gulpilil

Aborigine

O-Lan Jones

Girl at Pancho's

Chuck Yeager

Fred

Show all

Only registered users can leave comments.