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Also Known As: Died:
Born: March 25, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
In the Shadow of the Moon (2007)
One of the defining passages of American history, the Apollo Space Program literally brought the aspirations of a nation to another world; this documentary presents footage and candid interviews with the astronauts who visited the moon.
2.
For All Mankind (1989) as Narration
Documentary footage traces the progress of the Apollo missions.
3.
Man Who Fell to Earth, The (1976) as Himself
Thomas Jerome Newton is a humanoid alien who comes to Earth to get water for his dying planet. He starts a high technology company to get the billions of dollars he needs to build a return spacecraft, and meets Mary-Lou, a girl who falls in love with him. He does not count on the greed and ruthlessness of business here on Earth, however.

Writer (feature film)

4.
Apollo 13 (1995) as Book As Source Material ("Lost Moon")
Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

5.
Apollo 13 (1995) as Technical Consultant
Story of the 1970 Apollo 13 mission, the third manned moon launch. After three days in space, Apollo astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert finally approach their long-cherished destination, when suddenly their spacecraft's power and guidance systems go down--and the supply of oxygen begins to dwindle. The trio now face a grim reality: their crippled capsule, stranded 205,000 miles in space, might never return to earth. With time running out, the crew and thousands of others, including flight director Gene Kranz, brave near-impossible odds in a daring attempt to guide the capsule earthward.

Cast (special)

6.
Apollo 13 (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary about Apollo 13, the third lunar landing mission. Apollo 13 lifted off on April 11, 1970 with little fanfare. The public's interest in the moon had waned following Apollo 11. The mission was proceeding on plan when a routine maintenance operation -- a stir of the cryogenic oxygen tanks -
7.
Life's Greatest Holiday Stories (1997) as ("The Dark Side Of The Moon")
"Life" magazine photos are used as the inspiration for the re-telling of some compelling holiday stories, including: USO footage of Bob Hope entertaining American troops and visiting wounded soldiers on the battlefront; the astronauts who piloted the risky Apollo 8 Christmas Eve mission to the dark
8.
Odyssey, The (1996) as Interviewee
Documentary exploring Homer's tale of the incredible journey of Odysseus, the Trojan war hero, back to his family and kingdom in Ithaca. Through clips from the movie "Ulysses," NASA footage of the disastrous Apollo 13 mission and interviews, the special relives Odysseus' extraordinary journey, links
9.
Beyond Tomorrow: A Special Presentation of Discover Magazine (1996) as Host
Special presenting the inventors of cutting edge and innovative technologies with an emphasis on how each innovation works and how it will impact our lives in the future.
10.
Apollo 13: To the Edge and Back (1994)
Documentary of the Apollo 13 mission to the moon on April 11, 1970 -- through interviews with the astronauts, their families, and members of the mission control staff.
11.
Missions to the Moon (1994)
The story of the many United States space flights which culminated in the historic 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing and the 1975 U.S./Soviet handshake in space -- as shown through interviews with astronauts and flight directors, archival footage, and still photographs.

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