MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 935 this week

Apollo 11 (1996)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  17 November 1996 (USA)
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 327 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 1 critic

Fearful that the Russians would continue their lead in the space race and be the first to put a man on the moon, NASA felt an enormous pressure to push the Apollo Program forward as quickly... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 750 titles
created 07 Oct 2011
 
a list of 580 titles
created 03 Jul 2012
 
a list of 3316 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 29 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 79 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Apollo 11" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Apollo 11 (TV Movie 1996)

Apollo 11 (TV Movie 1996) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Apollo 11.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Apollo 13 (1995)
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Three astronauts must devise a strategy to return to Earth safely after their spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage.

Director: Ron Howard
Stars: Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon
Apollo (1920)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: William Nolan
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Each crewman of Apollo 11 had made a spaceflight before this mission but never set foot on the moon. Apollo 11 was the first spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. This ... See full summary »

Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Director: Bill Gibson
Stars: Pierre Jalbert, Wernher von Braun
Nómadas (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Gonzalo López-Gallego
Stars: Manuel Sánchez Ramos, Diana Lázaro, Pablo Menasanch
Armstrong (2011)
Short | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Neil Armstrong's dream the night before he went to the moon.

Director: Jacob Perlmutter
Stars: Dave Fernandez
Moonshot (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The story leading up to the July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 moon landing launch.

Director: Richard Dale
Stars: Daniel Lapaine, James Marsters, Andrew Lincoln
Host (TV Movie 1998)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

If you were a brilliant young scientist diagnosed with only months to live, what choices would you make? To have faith that you were taken early for a reason and go quietly, or to use ... See full summary »

Director: Mick Garris
Stars: Peter Gallagher, Mimi Rogers, Jake Lloyd
From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series 1998)
Action | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Dramatized portrayal of the Apollo manned space program.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Nick Searcy, Lane Smith
Madison (2005)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A story about a man's personal struggle to victory in the 1971 Madison, Indiana hydro-plane regatta.

Director: William Bindley
Stars: Jim Caviezel, Mary McCormack, Jake Lloyd
Apollo 11: The Untold Story (TV Movie 2006)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

APOLLO 11: THE UNTOLD STORY aka FIRST ON THE MOON: THE UNTOLD STORY One-Hour Special for Discovery Science Channel / five When Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon in July 1969, Apollo... See full summary »

Director: Tom Whitter
Stars: Buzz Aldrin, Gene Kranz, George E. Mueller
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Tom Paine
...
Martin Wells
...
George Low
William Mesnik ...
...
...
Dr. Charles Berry
...
...
Man at Bar
...
Lola Morrow (as Barbara K. Whinnery)
...
...
Samantha Dapper ...
Annie Collins
...
Jan Armstrong
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Fearful that the Russians would continue their lead in the space race and be the first to put a man on the moon, NASA felt an enormous pressure to push the Apollo Program forward as quickly as possible, though they knew that pushing too hard could lead to the ultimate disaster. This film recreates the tensions that were felt not only by the three astronauts, Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins, but also by their families and by the teams of technicians training to deal with anything that could go wrong. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

On July 20, 1969, the whole world stopped. Where were you?

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 November 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Apollo 11: The Movie  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

During the launch sequence, the third stage is shown separating from the second stage (actually an oft-used piece of film from the unmanned Apollo 4 mission), but after this, we are shown the first stage falling away - an action which would have taken place before the third stage separation. See more »

Soundtracks

Star Spangled Banner
Music by John Stafford Smith
Lyrics by Francis Scott Key
Performed by the United States Naval Academy Glee Club
Courtesy of Richardson Records
from the CD "Set Sail"
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The choir score at the end is incredible!

If anybody knows who sings this song please tell me! It's a choir instrumental piano song with lyrics in Latin or greek, whatever. It consists of four words sounding like : "Hope sonnen forte patriares" The soundtrack listing of imdb says it could be (or else the song isn't listed there) "No name blues" by The Mersh Bros. Band, written by Phil Marshall. There's no soundtrack CD or any hint of the performers nor the writer on the internet! Please write to me, if you know something about this song!


2 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is this available? jimgranade
Music during launch sutt-1
Discuss Apollo 11 (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?