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Apollo 13: The IMAX Experience

Rating:PG (for language and emotional intensity)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:January 1, 2002
Running time:140 minutes
Cast:Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise, Ed Harris
Director:Ron Howard
Producer:Brian Grazer
Writer:William Broyles, Jr, Al Reinert, Eric Roth
Distributor:Universal Pictures Distributio

Description: Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.

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