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We Have Cleared the Tower 

With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.

Director:

Lili Fini Zanuck

Writers:

Andrew Chaikin (book), Remi Aubuchon
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Hanks ... Self - Host
Krista Adair Krista Adair ... Jo Schirra
Jay T. Becker Jay T. Becker ... Jim Lewis
Virginia Ellen Chappell Virginia Ellen Chappell ... Concerned Spectator
Marcelo Durst Marcelo Durst ... Documentary Cameraman
Joe Farago ... Dr. Fred Kelly
Lowell Fenner Lowell Fenner ... Russ Lawrence
Keith Graham Keith Graham ... Skip Chauvin
Mark Harmon ... Wally Schirra
Holland Hayes ... Tech #1
Steve Hofvendahl ... Thomas Stafford
George Hoggard George Hoggard ... EVAC Supervisor
Jay Honeycutt Jay Honeycutt ... Launch Director
Peter Horton ... Documentary Director
Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Gene Cernan
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With a documentary film crew watching their every step NASA prepares for the Apollo 7 mission.

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Trivia

In Episode 3, the Apollo 7 crew is being interviewed at a beach house. This is an actual house in the midst of Cape Canaveral. It has been favored for years as a retreat for astronauts and their families. Today it is used as a NASA conference center. See more »

Goofs

Numerous shots of the booster show a Saturn 5 instead of the Saturn 1-B that was actually used for the flight. See more »

Quotes

[after completing an emergency egress slide-wire drill]
Wally Schirra: I'm gettin' too old for this shit!
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Alternate Versions

Warner Brothers remastered the entire miniseries for re-release in time for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. It was enhanced to improve picture and sound quality, more saturated, and completely true widescreen. This new version was released both in Blu-Ray format and for streaming services. See more »

Soundtracks

Song of the Plains
Written by M. Laden Franko
Courtesy of Associated Production Music
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 April 1998 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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