Armstrong

Armstrong

Armstrong

Harrison Ford narrates this documentary on Neil Armstrong's life story, from his childhood in Ohio to the Moon.

With the support of the Armstrong family, the film details his near-death experiences as a fighter pilot in Korea, the drama and excitement of the Gemini 8 and Apollo 11 missions, and the challenges that came with his extraordinary fame.

2019Rating: PG, Violence100 minsUSA
Documentary
Director:
David Fairhead ('Spitfire', 'Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo')
Cast:
Neil ArmstrongDave ScottGerry GriffinChristopher Kraft

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Armstrong / Reviews

RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

The movie is sleek, smart, and reasonably thorough, and it offers the enticement of never-before-seen home movies provided by Armstrong's family.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This retelling of the Neil Armstrong story has been eclipsed by superior studies of his historic lunar mission.

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Time Out

Time Out

It's all watchable enough but hardly a giant leap for documentary making.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

With the 50th anniversary of man's first steps on the moon just days away, movies dealing with the event have been thick on the land for awhile. But even if you think you've seen enough, "Armstrong" is worth your time.

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