PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.
The original music composed by Justin Hurwitz featured various uncommon instruments, including theremin (which Hurwitz learned to play, his performance is in the final score), Moog synthesizer, and an Echoplex, which give the score its uniqueness. He also rerecorded a string orchestra being played back through a Leslie rotor cabinet to create special sound effects.
Fate has ordained that the men who went to the moon to explore in peace will stay on the moon to rest in peace. These brave men, Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin, know there is no hope for their recovery.
Bob Gilruth: They will be mourned by their families; they ...
LEDs were not used on the Apollo spacecraft. The 7-segment displays shown in the film are electroluminescent displays.
There are no opening credits.
$16,006,065 (USA) (14 October 2018)