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Apollo 18 (2011)

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Decades-old found footage from NASA's abandoned Apollo 18 mission, where three American astronauts were sent on a secret expedition, reveals the reason the U.S. has never returned to the moon.

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Brian Miller, Cory Goodman (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Complete credited cast:
Warren Christie ... Ben Anderson
Lloyd Owen ... Nate
Ryan Robbins ... John Grey
Michael Kopsa ... Deputy Secretary of Defense (as Mike Kopsa)
Andrew Airlie ... Mission Control (voice)
Kurt Max Runte ... Lab Tech #1 (as Kurt Runte)
Jan Bos ... Lab Tech #2 (voice)
Kim Wylie ... Laura Anderson
Noah Wylie Noah Wylie ... Ryan Anderson
Ali Liebert ... Nate's Girlfriend
Erica Carroll ... John's Fiancée
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Cmndr Walker, Cptn. Anderson and Lt. Col. Grey are assigned to a secret mission to the moon. Walker and Anderson land, while Grey stays in orbit. As they collect samples, they find footprints...and the body of a Soviet cosmonaut on the moon. Soon they hear weird noises andv find they're not alone. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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There's a reason we've never gone back to the moon.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some disturbing sequences, and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

(at around 13 mins) Ben Anderson listens to "And You and I" by Yes from their album "Close to the Edge".on his tape recorder (The singer is Jon Anderson.) See more »

Goofs

After the EVAs, while in the Lunar Module, the astronaut's suits are still pristine white, but they would actually have accumulated considerable dark lunar dust, especially on the arms and lower legs of the white suits. On a multiple EVA mission, the suits would have been very dirty. Lunar astronauts did try to keep the suits clean, but the fine, dark, lunar dust became embedded into the beta cloth material and could not be easily removed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
John Grey: There's just a lot at stake here, you know? We're talkin' nation versus nation, and the race is still on. There's lots to discover out there, man.
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Referenced in Mall Ratz XXX (2011) See more »

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much better then thought it was going be
2 October 2012 | by atinderSee all my reviews

Seen this now, i don't know why, I have been avoiding this one over the year. I was expecting it to be really dull and boring movie..

It was not as boring as I thought it was going to be, well start of slow like all the other found footage movies then gets going before the half hour mark.

I found really enjoyable for most of part of the movie, there was decent amount of Jumps scene in this movie. some jumps scene worked and some missed the mark a little.

The acting was really good from small cast crew, the ending was really predicable.

As I had low expectation of this movie, I found it much better then thought it was going be, not one of best Found footage movies, Decent movie for this genre 5 out of 10


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Language:

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Release Date:

2 September 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,704,271, 4 September 2011

Gross USA:

$17,687,709

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$26,236,153
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1.33 : 1
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