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    An astronaut (James Caan) is caught between precautions and a race to the Moon in Countdown (1968), directed by Robert Altman.

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Countdown - (Original Trailer)

Countdown - (Original Trailer)
An astronaut (James Caan) is caught between precautions and a race to the Moon in Countdown (1968), directed by Robert Altman.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Countdown (1968)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Countdown, 1968.
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Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Countdown (1968)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Countdown, 1968. >
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Countdown (1968)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Countdown, 1968.
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Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Countdown (1968)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Countdown, 1968. >
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) An Emergency...
James Caan as scientist-astronaut Lee, joining Barbara...
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Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) An Emergency Backup To Apollo
James Caan as astronaut Lee, joining Barbara Baxley, wife of his Apollo crew chief Chiz (Robert Duvall), who explains to him and colleague Rick (Michael Murphy) what happened in training that day, and an emergency mission, in director Robert Altman’s first feature, Countdown, 1968. >
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) Roger, Houston,...
Opening scene from director Robert Altman's first feature,...
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) Roger,...
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) Roger, Houston, Apollo 3
Opening scene from director Robert Altman’s first feature, Robert Duvall, James Caan and Michael Murphy the crew of an Apollo spacecraft, when they get an irritating order from Houston, in Countdown, 1968, from a novel by Henry Searls. >
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) The Man In The...
Shot at director Robert Altman's home, from his first...
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) The Man...
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) The Man In The Moon Is A Girl
Shot at director Robert Altman’s home, Robert Ridgely the singing guest, Ted Knight a NASA administrator, James Caan as Lee, the astronaut host, Robert Duvall as Chiz, whom he’s been chosen to replace for a solo moon mission, with early-Altman overlapping dialogue, in Countdown, 1968. >
Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) He Thinks He Can...
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Countdown (1968) -- (Movie Clip) He Thinks He Can Fly
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