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The story of legendary computer game developer Richard Garriott's spaceflight in October 2008. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

 
Sergey Brin ... Himself
Mike Fincke ... Himself
Renita Fincke ... Herself
Helen Garriott ... Herself
Owen Garriott ... Himself
Richard Garriott ... Himself
Robert Garriott ... Himself

Directed by
Mike Woolf 
 
Produced by
Brady Dial .... producer
Karen Yates .... producer
 
Original Music by
John Constant 
Brian Satterwhite 
 
Cinematography by
Andrew Yates 
 
Film Editing by
Catie Cacci 
 
Sound Department
Marty Lester .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Editorial Department
Parke Gregg .... colorist
Patrick Riester .... assistant editor
Brandon Thomas .... colorist
 
Music Department
Matthew Crawford .... score mixer
 
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Michael Saleman .... legal services
Brandon Thomas .... motion graphics
 

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83 min | Japan:54 min
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Richard Garriott placed a geocache while on board the ISS.See more »

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You can't fail to feel the excitement!, 8 January 2012
Author: radiokate from London

Since I share Richard's dream of space travel it was a truly thrilling piece of cinema. I've have the fortune of watching shuttle launches up close, but it was a real treat to get a glimpse of things at Star City in Russia.

Beautifully put together, lovely camera work and a real 'stuff that dreams are made of' story. You can't fail to get swept along by the excitement, and indeed the danger of Richard's mission.

I've heard Richard tell his personal story before, it really is an incredible tale of determination and passion. The only thing that would have improved this film would be a little more about how this journey came about. He speaks eloquently about his childhood and the lengths he went to to follow in his father's footsteps, yet in the film, I felt they rushed over this slightly to get to the unmistakeably awesome footage of him getting ready for the trip itself. I can understand why they did this, but a little more about the personal side of this at the start would have earned it that 10th star from me.

Don't get me wrong, I utterly loved it, would highly recommend it to anyone and it gave me such an excellent taste of what a Soyuz mission would be like that I'll be straight out working out how I can get up there myself!

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