The Resource The right stuff, Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production

The right stuff, Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production

Label
The right stuff
Title
The right stuff
Statement of responsibility
Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
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)
Cataloging source
JJG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Right stuff (Motion picture)
  • Right stuff (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; editors, Glenn Farr [and others] ; music, Bill Conti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
TL789.8.U5
LC item number
R555 1997
PerformerNote
Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid, Sam Shepard, Fred Ward, Charles Frank, Lance Henriksen, Scott Paulin, Veronica Cartwright, Barbara Hershey, Pamela Reed, Mary Jo Deschanel, Kathy Baker, David Clennon, Scott Wilson, Kim Stanley, Barbara Hershey, Levon Helm, Scott Wilson, Jeff Goldblum, Harry Shearer, Donald Moffatt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1943-2017
  • 1942-
  • 1950-
  • 1940-
  • 1942-
  • 1945-
  • 1948-
  • 1942-
  • 1930-
  • 1952-
  • 1943-
  • 1922-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaufman, Philip
  • Chartoff, Robert
  • Winkler, Irwin
  • Shepard, Sam
  • Glenn, Scott
  • Harris, Ed
  • Henriksen, Lance
  • Quaid, Dennis
  • Paulin, Scott
  • Frank, Charles
  • Ward, Fred
  • Cartwright, Veronica
  • Reed, Pamela
  • Deschanel, Mary Jo
  • Hershey, Barbara
  • Reed, Pamela
  • Stanley, Kim
  • Clennon, David
  • Wilson, Scott
  • Moffat, Donald
  • Helm, Levon
  • Goldblum, Jeff
  • Shearer, Harry
  • Dano, Royal
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • Chartoff-Winkler Productions
  • Ladd Company
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Runtime
193
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wolfe, Tom
  • Yeager, Chuck
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • United States
  • Astronauts
  • Test pilots
  • Astronautics
  • Manned space flight
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The right stuff, Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book: The right stuff / Tom Wolfe
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1983
  • Double sided disc must be flipped halfway through
  • Special features: gallery (cast profiles, astronauts, pioneers, behind the scenes, supplemental data, awards); theatrical trailer; recommendations
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Side A. Feature film (part 1); special features
  • side B. feature film (part 2); special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (193 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929083848
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
3000023836
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 461308
  • (HPL)37663029
  • 461308
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; double-sided disc, widescreen, Dolby surround 5.1 (English), Dolby surround stereo (French), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The right stuff, Ladd Company ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; written for the screen by Philip Kaufman ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book: The right stuff / Tom Wolfe
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1983
  • Double sided disc must be flipped halfway through
  • Special features: gallery (cast profiles, astronauts, pioneers, behind the scenes, supplemental data, awards); theatrical trailer; recommendations
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Side A. Feature film (part 1); special features
  • side B. feature film (part 2); special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (193 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929083848
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
3000023836
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 461308
  • (HPL)37663029
  • 461308
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; double-sided disc, widescreen, Dolby surround 5.1 (English), Dolby surround stereo (French), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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