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The right stuff / a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production of a Philip Kaufmann film ; a Ladd Company release ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-Ray videodisc (NTSC, 193 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Blu-ray disc (feature film)
Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
Based on the book by Tom Wolfe.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; production design, Geoffrey Kirkland ; editors, Glenn Farr [and others] ; music, Bill Conti.
Participant or Performer Note:
Charles Frank, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Barbara Hershey, Dennis Quaid, Pamela Reed, Sam Shepard, Kim Stanley, Fred Ward, Veronica Cartwright, David Clennon, Scott Wilson, Donald Moffat, Levon Helm, Jeff Goldblum, Harry Shearer, Royal Dano, Lance Henriksen, Scott Paulin.
Summary, etc.:
The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray disc; 1080p; 16X9, 1.85:1; Dolby True HD (advanced 96K upscaling) 5.1; Dolby digital 5.1, 1.0.
Language Note:
In English or dubbed French or Spanish (both Castillian and Latin) with optional French and Spanish subtitles. English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1984: Best Music, Original Score (Bill Conti); Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing (Jay Boekelheide); Best Film Editing (Glenn Farr, Lisa Fruchtman, Stephen A. Rotter, Douglas Stewart, Tom Rolf); Best Sound (Mark Berger, Thomas Scott, Randy Thom, David MacMillan)
Subject: Wolfe, Tom > Film adaptations.
Yeager, Chuck, 1923-2020 > Drama.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Drama.
Project Mercury (U.S.) > Drama.
Astronautics > United States > Drama.
Astronauts > United States > Drama.
Test pilots > United States > Drama.
Manned space flight > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Action and adventure films.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Milford Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Milford Public Library RIGHT (Text) 34013150770827 Adult Fiction Blu-Ray Available -

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