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The Resource Apollo 13, to the edge and back : a thrilling struggle against all odds, Central Independent Television PLC ; TV Asahi ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Rob Whittlesey ; writer, Rob Whittlesey ; directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey. --, (videorecording)

Apollo 13, to the edge and back : a thrilling struggle against all odds, Central Independent Television PLC ; TV Asahi ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Rob Whittlesey ; writer, Rob Whittlesey ; directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey. --, (videorecording)

Label
Apollo 13, to the edge and back : a thrilling struggle against all odds
Title
Apollo 13, to the edge and back
Title remainder
a thrilling struggle against all odds
Statement of responsibility
Central Independent Television PLC ; TV Asahi ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Rob Whittlesey ; writer, Rob Whittlesey ; directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey. --
Title variation
  • Apollo thirteen
  • To the edge and back
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A factual account of the ill-fated Apollo 13 space mission to the moon. Replete with moving interviews with the astronauts, their families and the scientists who worked on the mission. Shows how the ground controllers who had to solve the impossible problem of how to get the men back with limited air, water and electricity. The explanations are technical, but still quite understandable. A valuable bit of history and is a testament to human resiliency, ingenuity, and most of all the human spirit
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Sheldon Mirowitz
Dewey number
629.454
Intended audience
E
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Interviews with: James Lovell, John Aaron, Fred Haise, Gene Kranz, Jack Swigert, Alexei Leonov, Sy Liebergot, Mary Haise, Barbara Lovell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1931-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buckner, Noel
  • Whittlesey, Rob
  • Lovell, Jim
  • Aaron, John
  • Haise, Fred
  • Kranz, Gene
  • Swigert, John L.
  • Mirowitz, Sheldon
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft)
  • United States
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Astronauts
  • Scientists
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Apollo 13, to the edge and back : a thrilling struggle against all odds, Central Independent Television PLC ; TV Asahi ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Rob Whittlesey ; writer, Rob Whittlesey ; directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781593751944
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421262690
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG26269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90074290
  • 561773
System details
DVD, region 0 (all regions), full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digitial stereo
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Apollo 13, to the edge and back : a thrilling struggle against all odds, Central Independent Television PLC ; TV Asahi ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Rob Whittlesey ; writer, Rob Whittlesey ; directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781593751944
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421262690
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG26269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90074290
  • 561773
System details
DVD, region 0 (all regions), full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digitial stereo
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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